Masked men rob Derry house

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Masked men have stolen money from a house in Derry.

Police say the aggravated burglary happened at around 11:30pm last night ( Dec 28) at a home in the Lower Galliagh Road area of the city.

A PSNI spokesman says two masked men entered the house and carried out the burglary.

“As a result, a man in the house at the time handed over a sum of cash to the men.

“The victim was treated in hospital for a cut to his finger following the incident,” the spokesman says.

Anyone who has any information or who saw anything suspicious in the area is asked to contact CID in Strand Road 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.