29/10/2015

Masked Men Rob Elderly Man's Home In Co Down

Four masked men have burgled a pensioner's home in Ballygowan, Co Down.

The incident happened at a property in the Drumreagh Road area at around 9.15pm on Wednesday.

The men, believed to have been armed with an unknown weapon, took a sum of money and made off in a vehicle in the direction of Kilcairn Road.

The victim, aged in his 80s, was not injured.
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Detective Sergeant Reid said: "I would ask anyone with any information about this incident to contact detectives at Bangor Police Station on the non emergency number 101. Or if someone would prefer to provide information without giving their details, they can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers and speak to them anonymously on 0800 555 111."

(CD)

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