Detectives are appealing for information following the report of an aggravated burglary in the Ardmore Avenue area of Newtownards on Saturday evening, February 17th.

Detective Sergeant Westbury said: “It was reported at around 11.05pm, that a short time earlier, two men had entered the property with their faces covered and one was armed with a shotgun.

“They threatened a young man before making off from the area. The victim has not suffered any injuries during the incident.

"Enquiries are ongoing and detectives would appeal to anyone with any information in relation to the incident  to contact 101 quoting reference number CW 1855- 17/02/24."

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