Aggravated Burglary In West Belfast

Detectives in west Belfast are appealing for witnesses and information following a burglary on Saturday 22 January.

Detective Inspector Corrigan said: “Between 6.45pm and 7.05pm four males entered a house in the Oranmore Street area and pushed the occupant onto the sofa.

“We believe they were wearing gloves and one of the men was masked. They then made off on foot after searching the address.

“Thankfully the victim was not injured during this terrifying ordeal but has understandably been left very shaken up.

“Our enquiries are continuing and we would ask anyone with any information to contact on 101 quoting reference number 1484 22/01/22.”

A report can also be submitted online using the non-emergency reporting form via You can also contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at

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