‘Firearm’ pointed at man

Police tape
Police tape

Lisburn police are appealing for information following an incident in the Pond Park area on Monday February 9 at 8pm when a masked man pointed what appeared to be a firearm at a passerby.

Chief Inspector John Wilson said that a man was walking along the Pond Park Road close to the junction of Prospect Park when a vehicle travelling out of Lisburn stopped.

A passenger who was wearing a balaclava then pointed what appeared to be a firearm at him. A short time later the vehicle sped off. The vehicle is described as a silver coloured 5 door saloon.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Lisburn PSNI on the non-emergency number 101 or if someone would like to pass information without giving their personal information they can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.