30/05/2018

Appeal For Information On Attempted Aggravated Burglary In Dundonald

The PSNI have issued an appeal for information after a woman and a man were assaulted during an aggravated burglary in Dundonald in the early hours of Wednesday morning.

According to reports, a woman aged in her 50s and a man, aged in his 30s, were inside a flat on Drumadoon Drive when they saw four men approaching shortly before 4am.

One of the men is understood to have been armed with a hammer while a second man is believed to have been carrying a metal pipe.
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The woman was punched in the face as the men tried to force their way into the flat. The man inside the property also suffered cuts to his head and arms.

Police said: "Detectives are appealing for anyone who witnessed the incident or anyone with any information which could assist with our investigation to contact them at Lisburn on 101 quoting reference number 170 29/05/18.

"Alternatively, information can also be provided to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 which is 100% anonymous and gives people the power to speak up and stop crime."

(MH/LM)

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