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Masked men damage car and house in Newry

psni57Police are appealing for witnesses after damage was caused to car and a house in Hollyridge Lane in Newry on the night of Wednesday 17th May.

It was reported that between 10.40pm and 10.50pm three unknown males smashed the windows of a Ford Fiesta car parked in the area.

The window in a house was also smashed during the incident.


The three males were described as being tall and wearing dark clothing. Two of them were wearing balaclavas and all were reported to have been carrying hurley sticks.

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Go For It March 2017The males made off on foot in the direction of the Five Ways Roundabout.


A 23 year old male was arrested a short time later on suspicion of criminal damage and possession of an offensive weapon.

He was interviewed and subsequently released on police bail pending further enquiries.


Police are appealing for anyone who witnessed the incident or anyone that may have seen 3 persons acting suspiciously around the Armagh Road/Tandragee Road/Five ways Roundabout or Carnbane Industrial Estate to contact officers in Newry on 101 quoting reference number 1327 of 17/05/17.

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25th March 2017 Box AdvertInformation can also be passed anonymously via the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.


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