Gardai in Munster are continuing to question 11 people in connection with a suspected paedophile ring.
The 6 women and 5 men were arrested yesterday in Tipperary, Limerick and Kerry as part of an investigation that has been underway for nearly a year.
Concerns about potential neglect and abuse of the children – who are all under 13 – were first reported to Tusla last spring.
It’s understood that the alleged victims and suspects are all part of an extended family.
Limerick Leader reporter David Hurley has more details: