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Police appeal after home of elderly person targeted in attempted burglary in south Belfast

Police have appealed for information following an attempted burglary at the home of an elderly person in the Richmond Park area of south Belfast on Monday
Marie Louise McConville

POLICE have appealed for information following an attempted burglary at the home of an elderly person in south Belfast.

The incident happened at a house in the Richmond Park area on Monday October 5.

A PSNI spokesman said: "The front door was damaged as a result of it trying to be forced open.

"Thankfully, entry was not gained and we would be keen to hear from anyone who was in the area at the time and may have witnessed anything".

Anyone with information should contact 101.

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