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A woman whose bag was stolen from her car while she was at mass in Kilgarvan is crediting Storm Desmond for its return.

Flooding in Castleisland, January 24th, 2014. Photo taken by Barbara Podraza.
Eileen Finnegan’s car was among a group of mass goers’ vehicles targeted by thieves last month while they attended mass in the Michael J Quill Centre in Kilgarvan.
Eileen’s bag contained her late mother’s rosary beads and a Padre Pio medal.
On Saturday Eileen received a call from a man who shot her bag while out hunting.
To Eileen’s delight the religious items were still inside along with a lot of seaweed as she told Jerry O’Sullivan: