Prosperous bookmakers burgled

A bookmaker’s office in Prosperous was broken into some time between 6pm Sunday, February 27 and 11am the following morning, Monday, February 28.

A bookmaker’s office in Prosperous was broken into some time between 6pm Sunday, February 27 and 11am the following morning, Monday, February 28.

Local Gardai say that the culprit entered JG Bookmakers near Christy’s pub by breaking the front pane of glass in the front door.

The culprit entered the shop and took a quantity of coins before fleeing on foot.

A balaclava was recovered at the scene.

Gardai are appealing for witnesses.