Man, 71, tied up and beaten by burglar
Published Monday, 15 October 2012
An elderly man has been tied up and attacked at his home in Lisburn.
The pensioner was treated for facial injuries. (© UTV)
The 71-year-old suffered injuries to his face after a man broke into the property in the Priory Close area at around 11.30pm on Sunday.
Police said the assailant fled with a sum of money. The victim was treated for wounds that aren't thought to be life threatening.
Anyone with further information on the incident has been asked to come forward.