Gardai issue appeal over Leitrim fire

Investigations into the cause of a fire at the site of a new secondary school in Ballinamore are continuing this week.

Investigations into the cause of a fire at the site of a new secondary school in Ballinamore are continuing this week.

Forensic teams have, in recent days, carried out a thorough examination of the scene in which a crane, owned by the former Quinn Group crane was set alight and destroyed.

Gardaí are treating last Thursday night’s (April 4) incident as suspicious and have appealed for anyone who may have noticed anything untoward at the building site in Kildorragh, Ballinamore at around 8pm to contact them at Ballinamore garda station on 071 9644002.