Northern Ireland

Hijackers drag woman out of car in west Belfast

The woman's car was later found burnt out on Glenside Road
Image caption The woman's car was later found burnt out on Glenside Road

A woman has been dragged out of her car by a gang of hijackers in west Belfast.

She was driving a grey Peugeot 5008 in Whitecliff Crescent at about 22:20 BST on Saturday when she was forced from the vehicle by three men.

The hijackers drove away in the car, which was subsequently found burnt out on Glenside Road at about 23:45 BST.

The woman was not seriously injured. Police have appealed for anyone with information about the hijacking to contact them.