Two men arrested after householder threatened with knife

Two men suspected of stealing cash and medication after threatening a householder with a knife in the early hours of this morning are currently being questioned by police.

Tuesday, 1st May 2018, 11:17 am
Updated Tuesday, 1st May 2018, 11:22 am

Detectives at Strand Road are appealing for information following the reported aggravated burglary in the Galliagh Park area.

Detective Sergeant Moore said: “It was reported that shortly after 1:00 am that two men entered an address and threatened the occupant with a knife before making off with cash and medication. Two males aged 23 and 24 were arrested a short time later and are currently in custody.

"Anyone with information is asked to contact 101 quoting reference 54 01/05/18. Alternatively, information can also be provided to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 which is 100% anonymous and gives people the power to speak up and stop crime.”