Taxi hijacked and burnt by masked men in Strabane

Two masked men, one armed with a gun, hijacked a taxi in Strabane last night.

The incident, in Fountain Terrace, took place at 8 o clock.

Police said the men forced the driver from the vehicle, a blue Renault Traffic, before they drove it away.

It was later found burned out at Innisfree Gardens. The driver was uninjured. Detectives want anyone with information to get in touch.