Three arrests over knife hijacking
Published Saturday, 19 April 2014
Three men in their 20s have been arrested in west Belfast after a man was threatened at knifepoint during a hijacking in Newtownabbey.
The victim was threatened at knifepoint. (© UTV)
It happened in an industrial park opposite Abbey Centre in the Longwood Road area on Friday evening.
A man jumped out of a silver people carrier and pointed a knife at the driver of a black VW Golf at around 7.30pm before stealing the vehicle and driving off.
Three men are now assisting the PSNI with their inquiries.
The police said: "Detectives would ask anyone who may have witnessed this incident or who has information to contact them at Newtownabbey on the new non-emergency number 101."
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