DETECTIVES are investigating after a man was hit on the head with a hammer at a house in east Belfast.
Police say three men broke in and assaulted him just before 3am on Friday.
The vicim was taken to hospital for treatment on injuries which aren’t believed to be life threatening.
Police have asked anyone who witnessed the incident, which happened in the Templemore Street area and has been described as an aggravated burglary, to come forward.
All lines of inquiry are being pursued, said the PSNI.