Gardaí investigating aggravated burglary in Toberona overnight
Gardaí in Dundalk are investigating an aggravated burglary in the town overnight.
According to LMFM news, three masked men forced their way into a home in the Toberona area shortly before 4am. Two of the men were armed with knives while the third had a sledgehammer.
They demanded money and jewellery from the occupant and ransacked his home.
The victim, a man in his 50s, was struck during the incident.
Thankfully his injuries are not serious and no hospital treatment was required.
Anyone with information on the incident is asked to contact Dundalk Garda Station on 042 9335577.