Masked gang assault man and steal firearms

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Masked burglars have attacked a man and stolen four firearms during a break-in in Ballymena.

The men forced their way into the house at Teeshan Road on Monday evening at about 10.30pm

They assaulted a man in his 60s, who was later treated for his injuries in hospital.

The men made off with a sum of money and the legally-held firearms.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101.