Gunmen invade Guyhoc Park home

first_imgThe Police are now on the hunt for two men who allegedly invaded the home of a Guyhoc Park liquor store owner and escaped with a television set and a mobile phone on Saturday morning.Minerva Thompson, 40, of Lot 50 Guyhoc Park, Georgetown, told Police that the two men invaded her home at about 03:20h. The woman, who resides in the lower flat of a two-storey building, retired to bed but was awakened by a noise coming from her living room.Upon checking, she was confronted by the two men, one of whom was armed with a gun. The men allegedly held the woman at gunpoint and instructed her to remain silent. One of the men then unplugged the television set while the other relieved her of her mobile phone.The television set, the victim told investigators, cost $360,000.As the men made good their escape, they reportedly discharged several rounds in the air to scare off members of the community who were passing at the time.The woman subsequently contacted the Police who arrived at the scene and commence their investigations. They have since dusted the house for fingerprints.last_img read more

FUTURISTIC FEATURE FILM BEGINS SHOOTING IN DONEGAL AND DERRY

first_imgA new feature film is being shot on location on both Donegal and Derry.‘Last Night’s Dream’ is the new feature film from award winning Derry born, writer and director David Harkin.The film was financed solely by the producers David Harkin, Eoin Daly & Golda Mansilla and has received no third party funding whatsoever. The film also features special make up effects by Emma McBride. Director David Harkin is best known for his short film ‘Politics’ which won the Greer Garson Film Award at the University of Ulster and for his zero-budget feature ‘Murderous’ which won Best Local Film at the Yellow Fever Independent Film Festival in Belfast in 2012.‘Last Night’s Dream’ is set in the year 2037 and tells the story of a group of ex Irish Army soldiers who must make their way out of Ireland before time runs out for them.However to achieve this goal they must first track down a cold blooded killer who holds the key to their survival.The cast includes local actors Martin Bradley, Johnny French, Dee Kivlehan, Kyle Martin, Anett Leuner, Johanna Fegan, Ciaran Paterson, Michael Harkin, Alex Watson Ciaran Keogh, Rebecca Denby, Jim Sweeney & Marina Marcinekova   FUTURISTIC FEATURE FILM BEGINS SHOOTING IN DONEGAL AND DERRY was last modified: August 10th, 2014 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:Derrydirector David HarkindonegalfilmingLast Night’s Dreamlast_img read more