Gardaí investigate aggravated burglary by men claiming to check water pressure

The woman, aged in her late 80s, let them into the premises

Gardaí investigate aggravated burglary by men claiming to check water pressure

Terenure garda station in Dublin | Image: RollingNews.ie

Dublin gardaí are investigating an aggravated burglary at a house in Terenure.

It happened at Lavarna Grove on March 8th at around 1.45pm.

Gardaí say two men called to a house under the pretence of checking the water pressure.

A woman in the house, aged in her late 80s, allowed them in.

She was then threatened with a knife.

The two men left with a small sum of cash.

However the woman was uninjured in the incident.