Belfast Telegraph

Police probe assault on man

Detectives in north Belfast are investigating an assault on a 31-year-old man.

Shortly before 9pm on Monday night, it is believed that the man was attacked by a number of men who called at his home in the Brompton Park area.

The man was struck on the legs and feet, receiving a broken toe and cuts to his heels.

He was taken to hospital where his condition is not believed to be serious.

Enquiries are continuing to establish the circumstances surrounding the incident and a motive for the attack.

Police are appealing for anyone who was in the Brompton Park area around this time or anyone with information to contact them at Tennent Street on 0845 600 8000. Information can also be given anonymously to the Crimestoppers charity on 0800 555 111.

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