Gardaí are investigating a spate of burglaries in Listowel last Friday afternoon. Homes at College Cross, Clieveragh Park and Gortcrean were burgled between 1 and 3pm. Cash and jewellery including an engagement and wedding ring were taken. Garda Deirdre Quinn O’Doherty is appealing for information. [audio_player src=”http://media.radiokerry.ie/mediamanager/embed/audio/42957/medium/”] Meanwhile Gardaí are advising people to lock their houses and cars at all times after thieves struck at a Ballyard estate last night and this morning. Between 7pm on Sunday and 7.30am this morning, a garage was entered in the Gleann Scotia estate in town. Nothing was taken and the unlocked car outside the door was also searched, but the thieves left empty handed. However three other unlocked cars in the estate were entered and items including cash and computer equipment were taken.