Man and woman beaten with bars in Strabane

A 45-year-old man and a 32-year-old woman have been injured in a paramilitary-style attack in Strabane.

Police said around five masked men forced their way into a house in the Ballycolman estate at around 2300 BST on Tuesday and beat the couple with bars and baseball bats.

They were taken to hospital but their injuries are not life-threatening.

The police have appealed for information.