Police issue warning to Donegal parents over teen drinking in Derry

Donegal parents are being warned that they can expect a call from the Police to collect their children if they are found to be under the influence of alcohol in Derry this weekend.

Sergeant Sam Young has stated that extra patrols will be in place this weekend to identify Donegal youth's either drinking illegally or under the influence of alcohol in the city.

It follows concerned raised by a local cllr that Donegal teens where travelling to Derry having told parents they where going to the cinema or bowling in Pennyburn but instead where drinking on the streets.

And, speaking on the Shaun Doherty Show, Sergeant young said where illegal drinking is detected on busses, they will be turned back to Donegal and the gardai informed.