Aggravated Burglary, Beit Street, South Belfast
Detectives are investigating an aggravated burglary at a house in Beit Street, South Belfast on Sunday 28th February.
Detective Sergeant Natalie McNally said, “A male entered the house at around 6am this morning and after encountering the female occupant inside, threatened her, then assaulted her. He then left the house and fled the scene on a bicycle along the rear alleyway. He was described as being around 6’ tall with short dark hair and was wearing a white hooded top. The woman, aged in her 50’s and registered disabled, was taken to hospital for treatment for facial injuries and shock.”
Detective Sergeant McNally continued, “ This was a disgraceful attack on a vulnerable person and I would urge anyone who saw a man matching this description in the area or who has any information about this incident to come forward and give that information to detectives at Musgrave on 101. Information can also be given anonymously through the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.”
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.