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Man arrested in McDonald’s toilet following burglary

McDonald's restaurant at Rushmere Shopping Centre, Craigavon

A man was arrested following a burglary at McDonald’s in Craigavon this morning (Thursday).

At 5.37am on Thursday, March 24, police received a report of an alarm activation at a fast food outlet at Rushmere Shopping Centre.

Officers attended and a male was located in a toilet cubicle of the premises.

An iPad, baton, hammer and mask were recovered from the cubicle and a 24 year old man was arrested.

He is currently assisting police with their enquiries.

Detectives are also investigating a possible link to two other incidents which occurred overnight.

McDonald's restaurant at Rushmere Shopping Centre, Craigavon

McDonald’s restaurant at Rushmere Shopping Centre, Craigavon

Entry was gained to Craigavon Watersports Centre and damage caused to a number of windows and damage was also caused to the premises of a sandwich shop at Rushmere Shopping Centre.

Police would like to hear from anyone who has information in relation to these incidents.

Detectives can be contacted in Lurgan on 101, quoting ref: 142 240316.

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