Appeal for Information about Larne Burglary

  • 17 August 2016

Appeal for Information after Larne Burglary

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Detectives in Larne are appealing for information following a burglary in the Glenburn Road area on Tuesday 16th August.

Detective Sergeant Peter Crothers, said: "At approximately 2:45pm, we recieved a report that three masked men entered a house in this area. They broke into a gun cabinet and stole a shotgun, air rifle and ammunition. A sum of cash was also stolen. 

"The males made off in a silver Seat Leon car, registration number NHZ8403, which was later found burnt out in the Ballyboley Road area. It is believed the vehicle was stolen during a creeper burglary in the Ballycoose Road area sometime between Sunday 14th August and Monday 15th August.

"Detectives are investigating and would appeal to anyone with information, or anyone who was in the area at the time and witnessed any suspicious activity, to contact them on 10. Alternatively. information can be given to the Crimestoppers charity anonymously on 0800 555 111."

We are keen to hear from witnesses of this incident

The Police Service of Northern Ireland is appealing for anyone who witnessed the incident or anyone with any information that will assist the investigation to contact us on the non-emergency number 101. Information can also be passed anonymously via the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.