Masked men — one armed with what is believed to be a handgun — punched and threatened a man before robbing him in north Belfast.
The street robbery happened yesterday at around 12.30am when the victim was approached by three masked men dressed in dark clothing in Skegoneill Avenue.
The victim (22) was struck and threatened with the suspected handgun and had his laptop, a wallet containing a sum of cash and his Blackberry phone stolen.
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