Northern Ireland

Masked gang confront occupants at house in Larne

Two men have escaped injury after they were confronted by a masked gang during a break-in at a house in Larne.

Three men, armed with baseball bats and a hammer, entered the house in Greenland Parade shortly after 00:15 GMT on Saturday.

They caused damage to the front door of the property and a window.

It is not believed that anything was taken during the incident. Police have appealed for anyone with information to contact them.