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Man threatened with glass bottle after discovering burglar in Belfast home

Salisbury Court in south Belfast. Pic Google Maps
Salisbury Court in south Belfast. Pic Google Maps

A south Belfast resident has been threatened with a glass bottle after discovering a burglar in his home.

It happened in Salisbury Court at around 9pm on Thursday night.

Detective Sergeant O’Flaherty said: “It was reported that a man, returning to a house at around 9pm yesterday, was threatened by another male.

"He subsequently made off, with a sum of money, heading towards the Dublin Road.

"This man is described as being of thin build, aged in his late twenties, around 5’ 3” in height and wearing a white shirt.

"While the victim was physically unharmed, he has been left shaken by the ordeal.

"We are appealing to anyone with information, or who may have noticed any suspicious activity in the area at that time, to contact us on 101, quoting reference number 1996 of 17/10/19."

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