31/03/2003

Co Fermanagh man suffers broken nose in robbery

A Co Fermanagh man has suffered a broken nose after being assaulted by two men at his home in Enniskillen.

The 65-year-old man was confronted by two men who forced their way into his home on Sunday. They then assaulted him before robbing his home. It is understood that a sum of money was taken during the robbery.

The man, who was deeply shocked by the incident, was treated in hospital for his injuries.

Police have described the assault on the man as "vicious".

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