RAAD admit placing Letterkenny device

The group calling itself Republican Action Against Drugs has claimed responsibility for the placing of an explosive device outside the Yutopia shop on Letterkenny's Pearse Road on Sunday night.

The device was foind by Garda at 1am on Monday morning, and dealt with by a n army EOD team who carried out a controlled explosion at 6.30 yesterday morning.

According to the Donegal People's Press, a statement issued by the group said its Donegal unit placed the device, and this would be the first and only warning to the shop, which sells legal highs.