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Man attacked with hammer in east Belfast

A man has been attacked with a hammer in east Belfast
Guest Newsdesk

Police are investigating after a man in his 30s was assaulted with a hammer in east Belfast.

The victim was assaulted by two men around the junction of Lord Street and Beersbridge Road shortly before 12pm on Friday.

A 29-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of grievous bodily harm with intent, possession of an offensive weapon with intent to commit an offence and other offences.

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