Man and woman beaten with baseball bats in Rathcoole

A man and a woman have been beaten with baseball bats by three masked men who broke into their home in Newtownabbey on Friday night.

It happened at Green Walk in Rathcoole shortly before midnight.

The victims were both treated in hospital after the attack. Their injuries are not thought to be life-threatening

Police have appealed for anyone with any information about the attack to get in contact with them.

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