Three men arrested in relation to East Donegal robberies

Garda CarsThree men have been arrested this afternoon in relation to a series of burglaries in St Johnston and Newtowncunningham in the early hours of this morning.

Between 1am - 530am a number of houses were targetted in these areas, and at around 530 three men were seen fleeing through fields near Craigadoos.

After thorough searches through fields by Gardai and locals this afternoon the three men were arrested, they are being held at Letterkenny and Milford Garda Stations.

Gardai have said they are extremely thankful to the locals who helped them catch the men.