DETECTIVES are investigating after a man was attacked by a masked gang in the Rathcoole area last night, Easter Monday, April 2.
Detective Inspector Patrick Mullan said: “The 50 year old was inside a property at Braden Heights when its believed four unknown men forced their way inside and assaulted him with bats.
“It’s understood the intruders then fled the area in a silver vehicle.
“The victim was treated for superficial injuries.
“We are working to establish a motive for this attack and are appealing for information.
“Officers can be contacted by calling 101, quoting reference number 1222 02/04/18.”
Information about the masked gang can be passed anonymously to Crimestoppers on freephone 0800 555 111.