Appeal for witnesses following aggravated burglary in Tipperary

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Appeal for witnesses following aggravated burglary in Tipperary

Gardai are appealing for witnesses to an aggravated burglary in Clonmel in which a teenager and a person in their sixties were seriously assaulted in the early hours of Sunday morning.

Two males entered a house at approximately 3am in the Highfield Grove area in Clonmel and seriously assaulted the two victims.

The victims sustained serious injuries during the incident but they are not believed to be life threatening and are being treated at South Tipperary General Hospital.

The scene is currently being preserved for a forensic examination and gardai are appealing for any witnesses who may have been in the Highfield Grove area or adjoining areas between 2.30 and 3.30am to contact Clonmel Garda Station on (052) 617 7640.