Man assaulted with hammers

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A 22-year-old man was assaulted with a hammer during an aggravated burglary in the Woodvale Avenue area on the evening of January 31.

Two men, wearing dark clothing and baseball caps, forced their way into a house armed with a hammer and a knife.

A 23-year-old male resident fled the house unharmed whilst a 22-year-old who was injured did not require medical treatment at that time. Another man, aged in his 50s who was in the house was not injured in the incident.

Police are appealing for anyone with information to contact them on 101.