Balaclava wearing robber attempts raid in Castlefin
Gardaí have appealed for information following an attempted burglary that occurred in Carricknashane, Castlefin on last Sunday, November 10.
An elderly man heard a knock at the side door of the house around 1.30am and when he opened the door, he was confronted by a male in a balaclava.
The male attempted to gain entry to the house by force and demanded money but the elderly man managed to fend him off and the would-be robber left empty handed.
Gardaí have described the male intruder as being tall and thin wearing grey clothing.
"If anyone was in that area around the time and seen a male matching that description then please call gardaí in Letterkenny on (074) 9167100 or the confidential number on 1800 666 111.
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