Thursday 18 January 2018

Search for men who subjected pensioner (79) to aggravated burglary in his own home

the robbery happened in Duleek Street in Drogheda
the robbery happened in Duleek Street in Drogheda

Kathy Armstrong

An elderly man was subjected to an aggravated burglary in his own home yesterday afternoon.

Two men broke into a house on Duleek Street in Drogheda, Co Louth at around 12.20pm.

A garda spokesman said that the intruders were aggressive to the 79-year-old man who lives in the house.

He said: "They stole an undisclosed amount of money from the house.

"The man was uninjured in the incident.

"No arrests have been made and no injuries were reported and investigations are ongoing."

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