Trio injured in sledgehammer attack

Published Tuesday, 31 December 2013
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A masked gang armed with sledgehammers and baseball bats have attacked three men at a house in Magherafelt, Co Derry.

Trio injured in sledgehammer attack
Police are appealing for anyone who saw suspicious activity to come forward. (© UTV)

The four man gang carried out the attack at a property in the Castle Park area of Tobermore on Monday shortly after 10pm.

A 20-year-old man was taken to a nearby hospital for injuries to his head and arm that are not believed to be life threatening.

The two others are not believed to have serious injuries.

Police enquiries are ongoing. Investigating officers are appealing to anyone who saw suspicious activity in the Castle Park area at the time of the incident to contact them.

© UTV News
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Brain in Derry wrote (110 days ago):
This is another awful attack its a disgrace that these attacks are happening grow up people its 2014 now tonight , i hope these 3 men make a full recovery and also hope the 4 men are caught and done for years , if anyone noticed any cars , weapons , suspicous men please contact police
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