Opportunistic thief stole power drill from car as owner worked nearby
AN opportunistic thief stole a high-powered drill from a car on a rural county Kilkenny road which had been left temporarily unattended by its owner who was working nearby.
The theft occurred in the Ryelands area of Cuffesgrane between the hours of 10.45am and midday last Thursday, February 21.
Kilkenny gardai said the owner of the car had left it parked at the side of the road as he worked on lands nearby.
When he returned to the vehicle he discovered his Makita power drill had been stolen.
Anyone who may have witnessed the theft or who may have information about the incident is asked to contact Callan Garda Station on 056 770 6630.