SINCE the first day of January Gardaí in Waterford received an astonishing 17 reports of cars that were broken into.
Three were reported in the Ursuline Court area, two took place in the City Centre, and 12 occurred in the Ballygunner area in Cnoc Caislean, The Village, The Anchorage, The Paddocks, Williamstown, and Knockboy.
Gardaí are seeking information from anyone who noticed anything suspicious in these areas. It is suspected that up to four males may be involved. All incidents occurred during the hours of darkness.