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Three injured in Glengormley knife attack

Northern IrelandBy Jamie McDowell
Three injured in Glengormley knife attack

Three men from the same family have been injured in a knife attack in Glengormley.

The incident happened on Wednesday night at around 11pm.

A man in his 20s suffered cuts to his head in the Antrim road property.

A 74-year-old and a 51-year-old man were chased from the house and were attacked near a local petrol station.

An 18-year-old man was arrested at the scene.

A PSNI spokesperson said: "We believe this incident started at an address before moving a short distance down the road to the garage. This is a busy area and we are keen to speak with witnesses or anyone with information that could assist the investigation. Detectives can be contacted at the offices of Newtownabbey Reactive and Organised Crime by calling 101.

"If someone would prefer to provide information without giving their name they can contact the Crimestoppers charity on 0800 555 111.”