Hampshire & Isle of Wight

Man attacked by burglars in Portsmouth home

A man was taken to hospital with facial injuries after being attacked by burglars at his Portsmouth home.

Hampshire police were called at 1225 BST on Monday after the 41-year-old was assaulted by two men at the flat in Cotton Road. They escaped with £120.

Officers said the man's injuries were not life threatening.

Police are appealing for witnesses who saw the suspects walking along Milton Road, near St Mary's Hospital, wearing hooded tops and scarves.

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