Cookstown cops nab suspect burglar jumping fence

Suspect arrested
Suspect arrested

Three Cookstown police officers managed to intercept an alleged burglar after hearing an alarm and spotting a male jumping over a fence in the town.

The officers, who were on their way into work, caught and arrested the suspect and in a follow-up house search another male was detained.

According to police damage of £15,000 was caused to premises and both males will face charges arising out of the incident which happened over the weekend.