Extensive damage caused to St Conal’s in weekend break-in

Extensive damage was caused to St Conal's Hospital in Letterkenny during a robbery over the weekend.

It is understood that during the early hours of Saturday morning, an individual or individuals gained access to the building smashing windows in the Occupational Therapy Unit, Finance Department and the Eye Clinic.

It is also thought access was gained to a safe but there are no details if any money was taken.

The damage was discovered on Saturday with garda forensics carrying out an investigation over the weekend.

It's thought the building, which is undergoing renovations, was empty at the time of the crime