Stoke & Staffordshire

Gang of three attack man in his Staffordshire home

A man suffered serious injuries to his arms and legs when three men entered his Staffordshire home and attacked him.

Police said the 49-year-old victim was hurt at the property in Droitwich Close on the Parksite Estate in Newcastle-under-Lyme.

Police sealed off nearby Peebles Road following the attack at around midnight on Tuesday.

Insp Neil Hume said the man had been the victim of a serious assault.

A forensic examination at the scene is under way and officers will be at the property for most of the day.

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