Northern Ireland

Pair threatened as car hijacked in Finaghy, south Belfast

A man and woman in their 20s have been threatened during a hijacking in south Belfast.

They were sitting in the vehicle on Orpen Road in the Finaghy area at about 00:45 GMT on Thursday when a man approached and threatened them.

He got into the car and drove away. The blue Citroen C3 was found at Glenwood Green in Poleglass a short time later.

The hijacker was described as being in his 40s, about 5ft 10ins tall and of medium build.

He was wearing a red and white checked shirt and blue jeans.

The man and woman whose car was stolen were not injured.