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Two dark-haired men armed with crow bar sought in burglary probe

Shaerf Drive, Lurgan

Two dark-haired men armed with a crow bar are being sought by police probing an attempted burglary yesterday (Monday) afternoon.

The incident occurred on the Shaerf Drive area of Lurgan around 1.15pm.

One of the men dressed in red hoody was armed with a crow bar.

It is understood the pair were disturbed by a neighbour while trying to force entry to an elderly residents home, before running off.

A PSNI spokesperson said: “This shocking incident could have been an even more terrifying ordeal for the victims had it not been for an alert neighbour. If you know who these males were, or saw anyone matching the description in the area at the time and know who they are, please call us immediately on 101.”

The incident number is 636 of 26/2/2018.

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