Pair Held At Gunpoint In Co Antrim

A man and woman have been held at gunpoint by two masked men in Newtownabbey, County Antrim.

The incident occurred at a house in Ballycraigy Gardens at around 11pm on Monday.

The masked men entered the property through the back door, held the pair at gunpoint and demanded their car keys.
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The men made off in a white Peugeot 308 which was discovered on fire on the Kiln Road a short time later.

A handbag is also reported to have been stolen.

Police are appealing for anyone with information to contact them.


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