Northern Ireland

Woman struck in face during vehicle hijack in west Belfast

A woman has been struck in the face during a vehicle hijacking on the Shankill Road in Belfast.

Shortly after 13:00 GMT on Tuesday, a man forced a woman from a blue Ford Fiesta car before driving off in it.

The woman was punched in the face by the man but was not seriously injured.

The car was found later at the junction of Roden Street and Grosvenor Road.