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Lifford man attacked with hammers in his home

A man  has been hospitalised after he was attacked by six men armed with hammers and bars in Lifford last night.
 
The man was in his home in Coneyburrow when the front door was burst open at 7.30pm.
 
The man sustained serious injuries in the assault.  Garda Forensic teams are examining the scene.
 
CCTV footage is being examined in an effort to establish the gang’s movements in the wake of the horrific attack. 
 
Garda Sergeant Eunan Walsh has appealed for anyone with information to contact gardaí.
 
“These six men came through the front door and subjected this man to a series of assaults.
 
“We have still not determined what form of transport these men used and we would appeal to anybody who may have noticed anybody in the area at the time to contact us.”
 
Anyone with information is asked to contact Letterkenny Garda Station on (074) 91 67100.
 
 

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