« BackGardaí warn the public to secure their homes following spate of burglaries

Gardai are warning the public about the need to secure their homes, after nine separate burglaries were reported around the county in the last week.

 

Garda Station sign

 

Four of the break-ins occurred in the Ardfert area, while Gardai are also investigating burglaries in Ballyduff, Castleisland, Milltown, Listowel, Tralee and Killorglin.

 

The four Ardfert burglaries are believed to be connected and Gardai say they’re following a definite line of inquiry.

 

However the break-ins in the other parts of the county are still under investigation.

 

Garda Patricia Fitzpatrick says there are several things householders can do, to minimise their chances of being victims of a burglary.

 

Speaking on Radio Kerry’s TalkAbout programme this afternoon, she issued this advice: