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Police hunt for masked men with sledge hammers in north Belfast

Masked men armed with sledgehammers caused damage to a property and car in the Dhu Varren Parade area of Belfast
Brendan Hughes

MASKED men believed to be wielding sledgehammers caused damage to a house and car in west Belfast.

No-one was hurt during the attack, which happened in the Dhu Varren Parade area on Friday at about 10.30pm.

Police urged anyone who witnessed the incident or noticed any suspicious activity in the area to contact them.

Witnesses can phone the PSNI non-emergency number 101, quoting reference 1489 10/11/17, or provide information anonymously through Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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