Man in his late 70's victim of an aggravated burglary in Drogheda

Two men reportedly broke down the door of his home and made off with a significant sum of money

Man in his late 70's victim of an aggravated burglary in Drogheda

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Gardaí in Drogheda are investigating after two men broke into an elderly man’s home and made off with a significant sum of money.

A garda spokesperson said the victim was a man in his late 70s.

The suspects reportedly broke down the door of his home in Duleek Street just after 12:20pm yesterday.

One of the men was wearing dark clothes and is described as being tall with dark hair.

Gardaí said the second suspect was shorter and was wearing light clothing.

The elderly victim was uninjured in the incident.

No arrests have been made and investigations are ongoing.