Justice Minister says Donegal is not a unique case despite spate of burglaries

The Justice Minister has said that Donegal is not a special case, despite a number of burglaries on older peoples homes here in the past fortnight.

Last night a man in his 60's was targetted at Linsfort while a woman in her 80's, living in Muff, was robbed a short time later.

A 78-year-old woman also had her home burgled in Pettigo on Saturday night, while a 96-year-old woman was viciously assualted and burgled a fortnight ago.

But Alan Shatter says these type of burglaries are happening everywhere in the country, and not just Donegal...