Belfast Telegraph

Young man beaten in his own home after burglars broke in

A man in his 20s is recovering after a group of burglars entered his home and attacked him in the early hours of Saturday.

The incident took place at a flat in the Black Mountain Place area of north Belfast.

It was reported to police at around 6.30pm on Saturday evening but is believed to have occurred sometime after midnight on Saturday morning.

It was reported that a number of men entered the house and assaulted the male occupant who is aged in his 20’s.

The man was taken to hospital on Saturday evening and treated for injuries that are not believed to be life threatening.

Detective Sergeant McCambridge has asked for anyone with any information about this incident to contact detectives at Musgrave on 101 quoting reference number 981 11/02/17 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.


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