THREE houses in one city estate were targeted by opportunistic burglars yesterday, Gardaí in Waterford confirmed.
All three houses in Maple Close, Carraig An Ard, Six Cross Roads were broken into between the hours of 9am and 5.15pm.
The properties were ransacked after the culprits gained entry by forcing a front door, a front window and a back window.
It is not known if anything is missing yet. Gardaí say it is possible that the break-ins occurred in the afternoon.
Gardaí are seeking witnesses. If anyone in the area noticed anything suspicious or out of the ordinary they are urged to contact them on (051)305300.