Arrest made after 96-year-old Donegal woman robbed

Police investigating a burglary and assault of a 96-year-old woman at Ardarvan, County Donegal, have made an arrest.

A 48-year-old man was picked up in Burt in Donegal on Tuesday evening.

He is being questioned at Buncrana Garda station.

During the robbery the 96-year-old victim was punched in the ribs and gagged before the burglar made off with a sum of cash.

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