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'One-man crime wave' gets 5 years

a "one man crime wave", who broke into houses every time he was released on station bail, has been sentenced to five-and-a-half years.

Eoin Daly (29) carried out house burglaries across the suburbs of Dublin between July and September 2013.

Daly, of Forrest Lawns, Kingswood, Tallaght, pleaded guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to five counts of burglary, one of trespass and attempted theft in Baldoyle, Clondalkin, Malahide, Castleknock and Howth in Dublin and in Leixlip in Kildare.