Garvagh: Masked gang attacks two houses

A woman has been hit in the face by broken glass after a gang of masked men smashed the windows of two houses and a car in County Londonderry.

Three men wearing balaclavas attacked the properties in Glebeview Park, Garvagh, at about 01:00 GMT.

The woman, who is in her 40s, was in the second house when the attacks took place. It is understood she did not need medical treatment for her injury.

The gang also broke the windscreen and a side window of a car in the street.

They fled on foot in the direction of Upper Mettican Road.

Police have appealed for witnesses to contact them.