Pair arrested after man attacked with hammer in west Belfast home
Two men have been arrested after a man was attacked with a hammer in his own home in west Belfast.
The incident happened in the early hours of Saturday morning in the Springmeadow area.
The 30-year-old victim answered a knock at his front door at around 4am in the morning and was confronted by two men and a woman.
He was assaulted by the men before his attackers took off.
The pair, aged 39 and 30, were detained a short time later and remain in police custody.
Inspector James Murphy said: "Anyone with information that could assist the police investigation is asked to contact police on 101, quoting reference number 275 26/05/18."
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