Northern Ireland

Waterside, Derry: Man assaulted by masked pair at Moore Street

A man has been assaulted at his home in Londonderry's Waterside area by two masked men.

The attackers forced open the door of a house at Moore Street at about 20:00 BST on Thursday and assaulted the 23-year-old man.

He did not need hospital treatment. Police said the men gave the appearance of being armed, although no weapon was seen.

No reason for the attack was mentioned. It is believed they left in a vehicle.

Police have appealed for witnesses.