Northern Ireland

Larne baseball bat attack: Two released on police bail

A man has suffered serious head injuries after being beaten with baseball bats in a paramilitary-style attack in Larne, County Antrim.

The victim, who is in his 20s, was attacked at Shanlea Drive at about 12:40 BST on Friday.

His injuries are not believed to be life-threatening at this stage.

Two men, aged 28 and 33, who were arrested about an hour after the attack was reported, have been released on police bail,

Police have appealed for witnesses to contact them.