Northern Ireland

PSNI investigate two distraction burglaries

The PSNI said they are investigating if two distraction burglaries on Friday are linked.

In Crumlin an elderly woman was pinned to the ground when a man asked to inspect water taps.

Two other men followed him inside.

In a separate incident in west Belfast, an elderly couple were left shaken after a man called at their house asking to check the water. When he was invited inside two other men joined him. They left when asked.