Members from Unit C Meath Roads Policing Unit stopped this John Deere tractor at 00.30 am this morning (Sunday, December 1st) in Trim town.
They found three boys in the cab - a 12-year-old was driving the vehicle, accompanied by a 15-year-old and an 8-year-old.
They were brought to Trim Garda Station and their parents were contacted, according to a statement from Meath Crime Prevention.
“We know young farmers love driving tractors, but they have to wait until old enough to be properly licensed.” a spokesperson explained in the statement.
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