Advertisement

We need your help now

Support from readers like you keeps The Journal open.

You are visiting us because we have something you value. Independent, unbiased news that tells the truth. Advertising revenue goes some way to support our mission, but this year it has not been enough.

If you've seen value in our reporting, please contribute what you can, so we can continue to produce accurate and meaningful journalism. For everyone who needs it.

Green Walk area, Newtownabbey, Belfast. Google Streetview
Belfast

Police in Belfast issue appeal after assault with baseball bats during burglary

Shortly before midnight it was reported that three masked males carrying baseball bats forced their way into a house and assaulted the two occupants.

DETECTIVES IN BELFAST are appealing for information following an aggravated burglary in the Green Walk area of Newtownabbey last night.

Shortly before midnight it was reported that three masked males carrying baseball bats forced their way into a house in the area.

They assaulted a male and female occupant who both required hospital treatment. However their injuries are not believed to be life threatening.

Anyone with any information about this incident is asked to contact CID in Newtownabbey Police Station on 0845 600 8000. Or, if someone would prefer to provide information without giving their details, they can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers and speak to them anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Read: Two charged over attacks on homes in Antrim>

Readers like you are keeping these stories free for everyone...
A mix of advertising and supporting contributions helps keep paywalls away from valuable information like this article. Over 5,000 readers like you have already stepped up and support us with a monthly payment or a once-off donation.

Your Voice
Readers Comments
4
    Submit a report
    Please help us understand how this comment violates our community guidelines.
    Thank you for the feedback
    Your feedback has been sent to our team for review.