COOKIES ON Westmeath Independent

We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. We also use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on the Westmeath Independent website. However, if you would like to, you can change your cookie settings at any time by amending your browser settings.

ACCEPT

€3,000 worth of goods stolen from occupied house in Athlone

Thursday, 15th June, 2017 12:11pm

€3,000 worth of goods stolen from occupied house in Athlone

Goods worth over €3,000 have been stolen from a home in Athlone while the occupants were asleep.

The incident took place in Annesfield Woods, Baylough, during the early hours of Friday morning last.

The intruder got into the home through the back door and made off with cash, jewellery, and a phone. The total value of the goods taken was €3,400.

Sergeant Andrew Haran of Athlone Garda Station said the house was occupied at the time but the intruder did not disturb the residents and the theft was not discovered until later on Friday morning.

The burglary is currently being investigated.

Anyone who noticed anything suspicious in the estate or in the general Baylough area during the early hours of Friday morning last is asked to contact Athlone Garda station in full confidence on 090 64 98550.

Post a Comment

blog comments powered by Disqus

SHARE