‘Huge increase’ in abandoned cars across Inishowen

first_img Twitter By News Highland – February 16, 2021 Gardai say there’s been a huge increase in the amount of older vehicles discovered abandoned or burnt out across Inishowen. Enquiries to date show that young motorists are buying older cars for maybe one or two hundred euro, driving them around for a time and then leaving them abandoned at the side of the road.Often these cars have been either set on fire or found burnt out leading to fire service also being called out.The investigations are said to be a lengthy process and effectively a waste of emergency resources.Sgt Charlene Anderson says the issue is prevalent across the peninsula and says there’s an onus on the seller to know who the buyer is:Audio Playerhttps://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/02/charlenecars1pm-2.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Previous articleInvestigation continuing into attempted burglary in south InishowenNext articleNumerous bags of rubbish dumped outside local charity shop News Highland WhatsApp Pinterest News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th Twitter Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic DL Debate – 24/05/21 ‘Huge increase’ in abandoned cars across Inishowen Google+center_img Pinterest AudioHomepage BannerNews Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows Facebook Google+ Facebook RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA WhatsApp Nine til Noon Show – Listen back to Monday’s Programmelast_img read more