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Man beaten with bats in north Belfast

Police have appealed for information after a man was beaten with bats during an aggravated burglary in north Belfast
Marie Louise McConville

A man has been beaten with bats in north Belfast.

Police said a number of masked men gained entry to a property at Woodvale Avenue between 9pm and 9.30pm on Wednesday November 28.

A police spokesman said the men caused damage to the gate and shattered windows.

"Whilst at the address the men attacked the occupant with bats and he was later treated in hospital for his injuries."

Police have appealed for information about the incident.

Read more: Man struck with bolt cutters during east Belfast aggravated burglary

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