Detectives are appealing for information following a report of an aggravated burglary in south Belfast in the early hours of this morning, Saturday 4th November.

Detective Sergeant Ash said: “At approximately 1.30am we received a report that 4 people, 3 men and a woman, had arrived a flat in the Cameron Street area armed with hammers and a knife. They smashed the windows of the property before gaining access and assaulting the occupant. They then made off with a sum of money.

“I am appealing to anyone who may have witnessed the attack or anyone with CCTV, doorbell or other footage that could assist with enquiries, to contact detectives on 101 quoting reference 112 of 04/11/23. Alternatively, a report can be submitted online using the non-emergency reporting form via, or you can contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at”