Gardai appeal for witnesses following attempted break-in at Killarney pharmacy

Gardaí in Listowel are appealing for witnesses to an attempted break-in to a pharmacy in Lixnaw, in which the two men involved, fled the scene on foot. The incident happened just before 11pm last night, when the owner of the pharmacy confronted the two men as they attempted to break in. A substantial amount of damage was caused to the door of the premises, before the men fled the scene in the direction of the Lixnaw sportsfield. garda badge Garda Irene Riordan says it’s possible someone in the village witnessed what happened and may be able to help with the investigation. She issued this description of the two men involved: [audio_player src=””] Meanwhile, Gardai are also appealing for witnesses to a handbag theft which occurred in Killarney on Monday, December 29th. The bag, belonging to an elderly woman, was snatched for her hand as she walked along the New Road in Killarney at around 5pm. Anyone with information is asked to contact Killarney Garda Station.