Gardai investigating after break-in at shop on Lower Old Town Road in Letterkenny

Checkout shopGardai are investigating after there was a break-in at a shop in Letterkenny in the early hours of this morning.

The burglary happened just after 3am at the Checkout store on Lower Oldtown road.

The intruder broke in through the back of the shop, and he got away with a significant amount of money.

Gardai are appealing to anyone who was in the area at the time to contact them if they noticed anything suspicious.

Shop owner, Anthony Arthur has been describing to Highland Radio News what happened: