Belfast Telegraph

Belfast man beaten with hammer during burglary

A man has been taken to hospital after being attacked with a hammer, during an aggravated burglary in north Belfast.

Police received a report at 10pm on Thursday evening that a group of masked men forced their way into a house in Upper Meadow Street and assaulted the resident before making off.

The victim was taken to hospital where he remains receiving treatment for injuries which are not believe to be life threatening.

Anyone who noticed any suspicious activity in the area should contact detectives at Musgrave on 101 quoting reference number 1344 26/04/18.

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