Northern Ireland

Burglars hit victim with bottle at south Belfast house

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A man has been hit on the head with a bottle after disturbing burglars at his home in south Belfast.

It happened at about 0400 BST on Thursday at his house in Beaufort Park off the Beechill Road.

The victim suffered a cut above his eye after being attacked by two men.

They escaped with his wallet and a mobile phone. Police have appealed for anyone with information about the incident to contact them.