Gardai investigating after ‘petrol bombs’ thrown at Conor McGregor’s Crumlin pub
14th January 2022
Gardai are investigating an ‘attempted criminal damage’ incident after ‘petrol bombs’ were reportedly thrown at Conor McGregor’s Crumlin pub, The Black Forge.
According to Stephen Breen of The Irish Sun, the objects were hurled at Conor McGregor’s bar The Black Forge overnight.
‘Two petrol bombs thrown at the pub owned by Conor McGregor in Crumlin overnight,’ Mr Breen said.© Provided by Extra.ie According to Stephen Breen of The Irish Sun, two petrol bombs were hurled at Conor McGregor’s Crumlin pub overnight. Pic: Gareth Chaney/Collins Photos
Gardai were responding to reports that two pipe bombs had been left at The Black Forge according to The Sun’s Crime Editor.
Having been contacted by Extra.ie, a Garda spokesperson confirmed that they were investigating an incident of ‘attempted criminal damage’ but said that no damage was actually done to the premises.
‘Gardaí are investigating an incident of attempted criminal damage at a licenced premises on the Drimnagh Road, Crumlin last night, Wednesday 12th January 2022. No damage was done to the premises.
‘Gardaí are appealing for witnesses in relation to this incident’ and have asked anyone with information to contact Gardaí.
‘Gardaí are particularly keen for anyone with camera footage from the area overnight to make this available to them.
‘Anyone with any information is asked to contact Crumlin Garda station on 01 666 2000, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any Garda station.’© Provided by Extra.ie McGregor is currently recovering from a broken leg inflicted during his last MMA bout against Dustin Poirier in July of last year. Pic: Conor McGregor/Instagram
The former UFC champion purchased the property in 2019 for €2m.
McGregor is currently recovering from a broken leg inflicted during his last MMA bout against Dustin Poirier in July of last year.
He is expected to make his return to the octagon in the latter half of 2022.