Gardai investigating overnight break-in at McCullagh Jewellers, Letterkenny

Gardai are currently investigating an overnight break-in at McCullagh Jewellers in Letterkenny Shopping Centre.

It is believed that access was gained to the premises at approximately 2am with Gardai alerted after the alarm system was activated.

McCullagh Jewellers is the latest target in a string of break-ins across the county.

Sergeant Paul Wallace says access was gained via the roof which appears to be a common trend in recent burglaries: