Gardaí investigate attempted break-in at homes evacuated by flooding

It is believed a number of homes may have been targetted in Clare

Flooding, attempted robbery, break in, Clare, gardai

Garda Gerry Murphy at the National Emergency Coordination Centre | Image via @paraicgallagher on Twitter

Gardaí have confirmed that they are investigating an attempted break-in at a property evacuated because of flooding.

It was reported that a number of homes may have been targetted in south east Clare.

Garda Gerry Murphy has confirmed an investigation is underway.