Intruder steals woman’s handbag

An elderly woman needed medical treatment for shock after her home was burgled.

Some time between 6pm and 7pm on Thursday, December 19, an instruder broke into the woman’s home in the Rosevale area of Antrim, stealing a handbag.

The intruder gained access by forcing a rear window.

While the woman was not physically harmed by the intruder, she required medical treatment for shock.

Detectives are appealing for anyone who noticed any suspicious activity in the Rosevale area, or who has any information to contact CID in Antrim on 0845 600 8000.

Or, if someone would prefer to provide information without giving their details, they can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers and speak to them anonymously on 0800 555 111.




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