This is a CCTV image of a suspected thief who broke into one of Donegal’s best known restaurants earlier this week.

Gardai in Inishowen are appealing for information about the burglary at the Railway Tavern and Firebox Grill in Fahan.

The break-in occurred between 2.00am and 3.00am on Monday.

Entry was gained through a side door and the thief/thieves made off with safes and till drawers containing sums of cash.

The suspect captured on CCTV was carrying a blue and black Animal branded backpack.

Gardai are appealing for information from anyone who may have seen anything suspicious in the vicinity of the premises on Sunday night and Monday morning.

They have also asked anyone who may come across any discarded safes or till drawers to contact them at Buncrana Garda Station on 00353749320540.

Mayor of Inishowen, Cllr Jack Murray, urged anyone Anyone with any information which could be helpful to contact Gardai.

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