Buncrana residents were shocked and angered to discover significant vandalism in their local park last week.
The incident occurred at St John’s Park on the night of Monday 1st June when up to 16 outdoor chairs and a number of tables were damaged.
The events sparked anger among residents who use the park regularly. However, in the days after the incident, the community united to fundraise and replace some furniture.
Gardaí are now treating the incident as criminal damage and are appealing to the public for information. If anyone witnessed anything untoward in the area between Monday night 1st June and Tuesday morning 2nd June they are asked to contact Buncrana Garda Station on 074 93 20540.