A man was arrested last night, in Letterkenny, after attacking a car with a hatchet.

The incident occurred on Wednesday evening around 7pm.

The man is said to have threatened passer-by’s before damaging the car.

The incident happened at Castle Street, close to St Eunan’s Cathedral.

No one was hurt in the incident. Gardaí were called to the scene and arrested the man before taking him to Letterkenny Garda station.

He is to appear before Letterkenny District Court in the coming weeks.

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