An elderly couple were assaulted in their home at Station road, Duleek on Tuesday night, when three men forced their way into their home at around 7pm.
The elderly man was watching television when the men broke in a back window and three men entered the house. A fourth is believed to have kept watch outside.
The men threatened the couple and assaulted them before getting away with a number of items.
They were both traumatised by the incident and the lady received overnight hospital treatment.
It is believed that all four fled in a car towards the Donore direction.
If you were travelling from Donore to Duleek on Tuesday night, do you remember a car passing you at speed at approximately 7.30pm?
If there was anybody in the Ryans Park, Station Road area in Duleek between 7pm and 7.30pm and saw or heard anything, get in contact with the Gardai on 01-8351515 or the Garda Confidential Line on 1800666111.
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