POLICE are investigating a burglary in the area of Doagh Road near Kells at approximately 4:30am on Christmas Eve.
An attempt was made to access a garage by breaking a lock, “however the security lights and alarm scared them off,” the PSNI said.
A spokeperson added: “We believe the would-be burglars have left in a vehicle. If you were in the area at that time and noticed anything suspicious please contact police and quote reference number CC440 of 24/12/19. Alternatively, information can be passed via the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.”