Northern Ireland

Four men are charged after Hillsborough burglary

Police car

Four men have been charged in connection with a burglary in County Down.

A policewoman was punched in the face during an arrest operation on the Moira Road, Hillsborough, on Wednesday.

The men, aged 54, 27, 25 and 18, have been charged with aggravated burglary and going equipped for theft.

The 27-year-old man was also charged with assault occasioning actual bodily harm and the 25-year-old man also faces a charge of obstructing police.

They are due to appear at Lisburn Magistrate's Court on Friday.