Northern Ireland

Masked hammer gang ransacks Larne home

Police officer

A masked gang of five men - two of them armed with hammers - have ransacked a house in Larne.

The attack happened in the Fairway area shortly after 21:30 BST.

About 40 minutes later police attended a report of a badly damaged car at Brustin Brae Road which is believed to be linked to the other incident

A 35-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of aggravated burglary.