Detectives are appealing for information following the report of an aggravated burglary at the home of an older person in the Newcastle Road area of Portaferry on Saturday evening (October 31st).

It was reported at around 6.00 pm  four masked men forced their way into the property. Three female occupants were made to go into the living room of the property whilst two of the men went upstairs and carried out a search. The men made off from the property empty-handed.

The three women in the property at the time were uninjured but left badly shaken by the incident.

Detectives in Bangor CID are keen to hear from witnesses or anyone with information regarding this crime, please contact 101 quoting reference number 1510 of 31/10/20.

You can also submit a report online using our non-emergency reporting form via

Alternatively, you can also contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at


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