78-year-old targeted in Pettigo robbery

first_img Pinterest By News Highland – January 14, 2013 Previous articleGovernment reverses decision to halve spending on alarms for older peopleNext articleTax books, driving licences and insurance data stole from cars in Glenwood Park News Highland Facebook Google+ RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR A pensioner living in her Pettigo home was thrown to the ground on Saturday night as robbers searched her home for money.The robbery took place at around 11 o clock on Saturday night.The 78-year-old is the second pensioner living along the border to be targeted in the past week.The news comes in the wake of the assault and robbery of a 96-year-old in Buncrana just over a week ago.Donegal South-West Deputy Thomas Pringle says it seems that there are gangs who are now purposely targeting vulnerable pensioners….[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/01/pring1pm.mp3[/podcast] Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Twitter Facebook Google+ Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry center_img Pinterest 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Twitter WhatsApp News 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire WhatsApp 78-year-old targeted in Pettigo robberylast_img read more