Newry.ie
Write a comment
Pin It
Detectives are appealing for information following a report of a burglary at a house in Newry on Monday evening, 4 October.

Detective Sergeant McCarragher said: “It was reported at around 8.55pm that a male had gained entry to a property in the Chestnut Grove area of the city, and demanded money from the occupant, who is in his 70s.

“A physical altercation ensued, before the intruder managed to take the householder’s wallet – which contained cash and bank cards – and leave the scene. 

“He has been described as being approximately 5’4 to 5’5 in height, of a frail build, and clean shaven, and was wearing dark clothing and possibly a cap.

“Fortunately, the resident was not injured, but has understandably been left very shaken by the incident. 

“I am appealing to anyone who was in the area at the time, and who may have witnessed any suspicious activity, to get in touch with detectives in Ardmore on 101, quoting reference number 2130 of 04/10/21.”

You can also submit a report online using non-emergency reporting form via /WWW.PSNI.POLICE.UK or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at CRIMESTOPPERS-UK.ORG
Say something here...
or post as a guest
Loading comment... The comment will be refreshed after 00:00.

Be the first to comment.

DONATE TO NEWRY.IE

Please consider supporting Newry.ie

Amount
Newry.ie require Cookies on some parts of our site to enable full functionality. By using Newry.ie you consent to our use of Cookies. You can use your browser settings to disable cookies on this or any other website.