25/10/2021

Appeal For Information On 'Vicious Attack' In North Belfast

The PSNI have issued an appeal for information following a "vicious attack" in north Belfast.

Police have said that a man suffered a serious head injury when he was attacked during a burglary at his flat on Edinburgh Street at about 22:30 on Saturday, 23 October.

The man require hospital treatment for his injury. Police have said that they believe the man was struck with a hammer.

The attacker has been described as approximately 5' 10" and of slim build. He is said to have been wearing a black and white t-shirt.
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Police have appealed to anyone with information about the incident, or who may have witnessed anything suspicious in the area around the time of the attack, to contact them.


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