Gardai renew appeal after burglary at pensioner’s home


GARDAÍ investigating an aggravated burglary at Arranmore Island have renewed their appeal for witnesses.

The aggravated burglary occurred at Ballintra, Arannmore Island on March 1 2016 at approximately 8pm. A man entered a residence and threatened the lone occupant, an 82-year-old man. The suspect left the scene with a sum of cash. The pensioner did not require medical attention following the incident.

Inspector Shaun Grant, Milford Garda Station said today, “I would like to take this opportunity to thank members of the public and residents on Arranmore Island for their assistance in this investigation to date. I would once again appeal to witnesses or anyone with information, particularly those present on Arranmore Island on March 1 2016, to contact Milford Garda Station on 074 9153060, the Garda Confidential Line, 1800 666 111 or any Garda station.”


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