Masked gang rob elderly farmers at their home in Clady

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAFour people in their 70s, 80s and 90s, have been robbed at a farm in Clady.

Just before 6 o clock yesterday evening, four masked men forced a man his 70s to the ground in the farmyard on Tullymoan Road. The victim suffered a minor injury.

They then entered the farm armed with a grape hoe they had picked up.

They threatened three other elderly residents and ransacked the property before taking a small amount of cash.

They escaped in a black car in the direction of Clady.

The four elderly victims were left badly shaken by the ordeal.

The robbers were all dressed in black and wore balaclavas.