Northern Ireland

Man assaulted by masked intruder at home in Coleraine

A man has been attacked in his home during an aggravated burglary in Coleraine.

The occupant answered a knock at the door and a masked man forced his way into the property in The Crescent at 17:25 BST on Friday.

The intruder then assaulted the man who required hospital treatment for a head injury.

Police have appealed for anyone with information to contact them.