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A man trying to break into his own house with a sledgehammer was questioned by police

A man trying to break into his own house with a sledgehammer was questioned by police

A man trying to break into his own house with a sledgehammer was questioned by police

Four masked men armed with baseball bats and sledgehammers have assaulted three males in Co Londonderry.

The attackers entered a house in Castle Park, Tobermore shortly after 10pm on Monday.

Three males were assaulted and one of them, aged 20, was taken to hospital for injuries to his arm and head that are not believed to be life-threatening.

Detectives in Magherafelt are appealing for information; witnesses should call 0845 600 8000 or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Belfast Telegraph


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