Man dies following confrontation with burglar at his Coleraine home

first_imgNewsx Adverts Hospitalisations rise as Donnelly suggests masks will stay ’til autumn Facebook WhatsApp Twitter RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Google+ Pinterest A major police investigation is underway in County Derry after a 72-year-old man died during a burglary at his home in Coleraine.Police have indicated he was involved in a confrontation with an intruder who broke into the house in Glenmore Gardens at around half past one this morning.They describe the intruder as being tall, wearing a dark coloured coat and light grey jogging bottoms. He spoke with a local accent.East Derry MLA John Dallat says this is a heinous crime which has shocked the local community, and the only response can be 100% cooperation with the PSNI………….[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/04/jdall1pm.mp3[/podcast] Donegal hoteliers enjoy morale boost as bookings increase Previous articleStephen Cahoon convicted of killing Jean Quigley in DerryNext articleAttwood not ruling out future dive on Foyle site News Highland Twittercenter_img WhatsApp Today is the 30th anniversary of Eddie Fullerton’s murder Pinterest Man dies following confrontation with burglar at his Coleraine home 45 new social homes to be built in Dungloe Google+ Disruption to cancer service will increase mortality – Oncologist By News Highland – April 30, 2012 Facebook Consultation launched on proposal to limit HGV traffic in Cladylast_img read more