Four arrested after Derry burglaries

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Police in Derry say they have made four arrests after a spate of burglaries in the city over recent days.

A PSNI spokeswoman said all four people are currently helping police with their enquiries at Strand Road police station.

“A man in his 20s was arrested after a bar owner on the Strand Road reported someone trying to take money from the till and bottles of drink shortly before 10pm on October 30,” she said.

“A man was arrested on suspicion of burglary in a house in the Steelstown Road area around 2.30am today (31st). Police were alerted to the area after a neighbour reported suspicious activity.

“Finally a man and woman in their 20s were arrested after a member of the public reported that someone was trying to break into a house in the Waveney Park area shortly after 3am (31st),” the spokeswoman said.