Northern Ireland

Two in hospital after gang attack in Poleglass

Two men are in hospital after being attacked by three masked men armed with a scaffolding bar and baseball bat on the outskirts of west Belfast.

The incident happened at a house at Glenbawn Avenue in Poleglass at about 0600 BST on Friday morning.

Police said the two men - aged 29 and 33 - were taken to hospital following the attack.

Their injuries not thought to be life-threatening.

Police said a motive for the attack had not been established.