Gardaí Appeal For Witnesses Following Aggravated Burglary in Cork


Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to come forward following an aggravated burglary in Cork City yesterday.

The incident took place in the Gurranabraher area of Cork City early yesterday (Sunday) morning.

Shortly after 7.30am, a man in his 70s and his sister in her 80s were threatened at knifepoint by a male intruder during the course of a burglary at a house on Boyce’s Street.

The intruder left on foot with a sum of cash.

Both victims were treated by Emergency Services personnel, their injuries are not described as life threatening.

Investigating Gardaí are appealing for information and are keen to speak to anyone who was in the vicinity of Boyce’s Street, Guarranabraher or neighbouring streets between 6.30am and 9am who may have witnessed anything.