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Man attacked with baseball bats in Newry

Police have appealed for witnesses

A man has been attacked with baseball bats in Newry.

Police said two men entered a flat in the Mourne View Park area at around 7.25pm yesterday and assaulted the victim.

He was taken to hospital for treatment for cuts and bruising.

Police arrested a 33-year-old man on suspicion of aggravated burglary and grievous bodily harm with intent.

A spokesman appealed for witnesses to contact them.

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