Belfast Telegraph

Man left badly shaken after masked 'paramilitary gang' rob house

A man in his 60s has been left badly shaken after a masked gang claiming to be from a paramilitary organisation ransacked his house and stole money.

It happened at a property in the Grange Road area of Carrowdore on Wednesday September 2.

At around 9.30pm four masked men all dressed in black and claiming to represent a paramilitary organisation entered the man's house.

They searched the house and a sum of money was taken before the men left at around 10pm.

The man was not harmed during but was left badly shaken.

Detective Inspector Harry Colgan has appealed for anyone who noticed any suspicious activity in the area or who has any information to contact detectives in Newtownards on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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