Investigation launched in to disappearance of skeletal remains

An appeal has been launched following the disappearance of skeletal remains at a quarry in West Donegal over the weekend.

The remains were discovered following a search that was prompted by the discovery of other remains in sand that had originated from the quarry in Gweedore.

The remains, thought to date back thousands of years, were due to be examined at the weekend, but on arrival it was found that the remains had disappeared.

Caroline Carr of the Donegal County Museum says they want them back: