Northern Ireland

Thief threatens woman in burglary

An elderly woman was threatened with a knife as her home was burgled in Antrim on Saturday.

Shortly before midnight, a man entered the house at Seacash Walk. He made off with some money and jewellery.

Police said the woman was left badly shaken by the incident.

The man was described as young, approximately 5ft 8ins tall, of thin build with short mid brown hair. He was wearing light coloured clothing and had a scarf covering his face.

Police have appealed for information.