A 48-year-old man arrested on Tuesday evening in connection with the aggravated burglary at the home of 96-year-old Margaret 'Greta' Lilly at Aghilly, Buncrana was released without charge last night.

Gardaí said a file is being prepared for the information of the Director of Public Prosecutions.

Ms Lilly was discharged from hospital yesterday afternoon and is currently staying in a nursing home.