19/12/2003

Man arrested in connection with burglary attack

Police have arrested a man in connection with an attack on a woman at her home in Co Antrim.

The woman, who is in her 50s, was attacked during a robbery at her Pond Park home in Lisburn at about 5am on Thursday.

She was taken to hospital where she was treated for two fractured cheek bones.

It is understood that three men were involved in the incident.

Police sources said that the man was being questioned about a number of aggravated burglaries in the Lisburn area.

(MB)

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