Three armed men break into house

Wicklow People (Arklow) - - NEWS -

GARDAI are in­ves­ti­gat­ing a break-in at a home in Ash­ford dur­ing which three masked men armed with base­ball bats ter­rorised an in­no­cent fam­ily.

The three men forced their way into the home at Wood­view es­tate just af­ter 11 p.m. on Sun­day, De­cem­ber 30, and threatened the oc­cu­pants.

They also de­manded to speak to a young man who wasn’t present in the home at the time.

No in­juries were sus­tained in the in­ci­dent. How­ever, a Plays­ta­tion 4 con­sole was taken and mi­nor crim­i­nal dam­age was caused to the house.

The three men fled in a wait­ing sil­ver hatch­back car.

A Garda in­ves­ti­ga­tion into the ag­gra­vated bur­glary re­mains on­go­ing.

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