Police ‘missed catching shop thieves by minutes’

BURGLARS who broke into a shop in Ballinamallard’s main street got away just minutes before the police arrived, it is believed. Now detectives investigating a burglary at the Spar shop and filling station in the village are appealing for information. The culprits broke in around 2am on Monday morning and a considerable amount of damage […]


Daughter fears for dad’s (85) health after burglary

FOLLOWING the horrific burglary of an 85-year-old pensioner’s home in Lisnaskea, his daughter Alva Hunter, who lives in Australia, has spoken out against the perpetrators who attacked the family home when her elderly father was out for the evening.  Speaking to the Herald she said, “Obviously this has been such a traumatic event for my […]

Heartless thieves steal late father’s ring in burglary

A PLEA has been made for the safe return of a sentimental ring stolen during a burglary in north Fermanagh Thomas Milligan had £8,000 cash and his late father’s ring taken after heartless thieves targeted his home in the mouth of Christmas.  The thieves were spotted leaving the house at Main Street, Lack, and when […]


Silver Audi linked to string of burglaries

FERMANAGH has once again been the target of a series of burglaries and thefts. This week there are reports of crime  across the county in both towns and remote rural areas. In the Drumbawn area of Enniskillen unoccupied properties were targeted on Sunday.  A Police spokesman outlined, “Police received a report of a burglary in […]


Spate of burglaries at homes across county

HOMES in the Enniskillen and Fivemiletown areas were targeted by burglars on Monday. A total of four burglaries were knowingly reported in the areas on Monday. Police are now appealing for witnesses following the series of burglaries on Monday 2 December. Detective Inspector Trevor Stevenson said, “It was reported that some time between 5pm and […]


Jewellery and cash stolen in latest burglaries

APPEALS for information have been made following a spate of crime in west Fermanagh.  In one incident heartless thieves stole a sum of money from the home of a man in eighties. In a second incident a few days later jewellery believed to be of sentimental value was stolen from a house in the Arney […]


Home of elderly woman ransacked in latest burglary

RESIDENTS in north Fermanagh have been urged to keep an eye out for one and other following burglaries in the area. In one incident a lady in her 70s was targeted in what has been described as an “opportunistic crime”. Police are now investing links between two recent burglaries on the Drumwhinny Road, Kesh Local […]