Elderly couple recovering after aggravated burglary in their home - masked men ransack property

An elderly couple are now recovering after an aggravated burglary in their home.

Detectives are investigating after an aggravated burglary at the home of an older couple in Armoy, Co Antrim.

Police say a number of masked men forced their way into the house on Glenshesk Road at around 8pm last night, Wednesday 21 October

One man remained with the couple in their living room - while the others searched the property.

The hands of an elderly woman

Police say the men then made off empty-handed.

Detectives in Coleraine CID are keen to hear from witnesses or anyone with information regarding this crime.

You can also submit a report online using our non-emergency reporting form via http://www.psni.police.uk/makeareport/.

Alternatively, you can also contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at http://crimestoppers-uk.org//