Classic Land Rover stolen from Kildare driveway found 20 minutes away

Senan Hogan

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Senan Hogan

Classic Land Rover stolen from Kildare driveway found  20 minutes away

This Classic Land Rover Defender, registered in 1984, was stolen last week but was thankfully recovered in Sallins at the weekend.

The vehicle was taken from a driveway in Celbridge on Monday, August 26 at 3am.

The owners said at the time: “We are gutted as it is part of the family.

“Please keep an eye out.”

However thanks to a social media campaign including on KildareNow’s Facebook Page, the Defender was recovered 16km away.

The owners said today: “Update!!! Found in Sallins on Saturday afternoon.

“Thank you all who shared and commented. “They didnt get to keep this one!”

The vehicle’s Registration is ZV 37608.