Gardai following ‘definite lines of enquiry’ after tricolour theft in Lifford

first_imgGarda investigations are continuing into the theft of tricolour flags from Lifford bridge last week ahead of Sunday’s Hunger Strike Commemoration.A number of flags were taken from the bridge just hours after they were erected for the major event last weekend.Gardaí have confirmed that they are following some ‘definite lines of enquiry’ as they continue to appeal for public information. The occupants of two Northern Ireland registered cars – a red BMW and white Astra – are suspected as being involved in the theft on Thursday night/Friday morning.The incident occurred between 12.05am and 12.20am on the morning of Friday 2nd August.The suspects also reportedly subjected local people to sectarian abuse after they were confronted.CCTV footage is set to be studied from the time of the incident. Anyone with any information which may assist in the investigation is being asked to contact Garda Damien Sheridan via Letterkenny Garda Station on 074 9167 100. The public can also provide information through the Garda confidential line on 1800 666 111.Gardai following ‘definite lines of enquiry’ after tricolour theft in Lifford was last modified: August 6th, 2019 by Rachel McLaughlinShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)last_img