Two beaten by masked gang in Londonderry


Police are appealing for information following what they dubbed a “paramilitary style assault” in Londonderry.

It happened in the Galliagh area in the north of the city on Sunday.

Police were told up to eight masked men forced their way into a flat and beat two male occupants with what is believed to be baseball bats and iron bars. One may also have had a gun.

Their injuries are not thought to be life-threatening.