Aggravated burglary - Blackthorn Rise, Larne

Aggravated burglary - Blackthorn Rise, Larne

Detectives investigating an aggravated burglary in the Blackthorn Rise area of Larne yesterday, Sunday 3 July have arrested 3 men aged, 24, 31 and 47.

At approximately 9.30pm a number of masked men entered a house and assaulted a man and woman. The man was taken to hospital for treatment to his injuries which are not believed to be life threatening.

Detective Sergeant Peter Crothers would appeal to anyone who was in the area of Blackthorn Rise and may have noticed any suspicious activity to contact Detectives at Reactive and Organised Crime at Larne on the non-emergency number 101. Alternatively, if someone would prefer to provide information without giving their details they can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers and speak to them anonymously on 0800 555 111.

 

Update

The three men, aged 24, 31 and 47 arrested by Detectives investigating aggravated burglary in the Blackthorn Rise area of Larne have been released on bail pending further police enquiries.