Belfast Telegraph

Burglars attack Ballymoney woman with hammer

Police are appealing for information following an aggravated burglary at a house in Ballymoney.

The incident happened in the Drumskea Road area of town on Tuesday, September 12.

Detective Sergeant Gallagher said "It was reported that shortly before 10pm three masked men entered the property and struck a woman in her 40s on the head with a hammer.

"They then went on to threaten the woman's teenage daughter before ransacking the property and making off with some jewellery."

The women was treated for a minor injury to the forehead as a result of the attack.

Anyone with information contact 101 quoting reference 1421 of 12/09/17.

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