Gardai investigating alleged theft of several mobile phones from Athlone shop

Gardai in Athlone are investigating the alleged theft of a number of mobile phones from a shop in the town on Sunday afternoon.

Over a dozen handsets, including several iPhones, were taken in the incident which occurred at a premises on Sean Costello Street at approximately 4.30pm on Sunday afternoon.

No arrests have been made and Gardai are appealing for anyone in the area at the time who may have seen anything suspicious to contact them at 090-6498550