Thurles Gardaí have today issued warning of scam in area.

Thurles gardaí have issued a warning to businesses about a scam in operation in the county today.
Businesses are being targeted by a number of individuals attempting to sell fake UV scanners that are used to check for forged currency notes.
Then while the trader is distracted, the criminals then attempt to make off with their takings.
Traders should only deal with reputable suppliers, always check ID and never hand over cash if unsure
Anybody who has had such an encounter can contact the gardaí on 0504 25100