Offaly pensioner disturbs two intruders inside her home

Gardaí are investigating

Justin Kelly


Justin Kelly


Gardaí in Edenderry have launched an investigation after a woman in her 80s was left shaken following a frightening incident at her home in the town.

The elderly resident came downstairs in her home to find two youths in her living room at approximately 12:40pm on Wednesday, June 6.

It's understood the two young men broke into the woman's house but fled the scene once they were disturbed. Nothing was stolen during the terrifying ordeal.

Gardaí were called to the scene and have told the Offaly Express that investigations are ongoing. 

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