Dumfries and Galloway man hospitalised after three men break into home and attack him

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Police Scotland have appealed for witnesses to come forward. Credit: PA Images

A man was hospitalised after three men broke into his home in Dumfries and Galloway and attacked him.

This took place on Ivy Place, Lockerbie, at approximately 4pm on Saturday.The victim, a 39-year-old man, was taken to hospital and his injuries were described as "serious but not life-threatening".

Police Scotland have appealed for witnesses to come forward.Detective Sergeant Graeme Robertson, from Dumfries and Galloway CID, said:

Officers can be contacted on 101 quoting incident 2620 of 20 November. Alternatively, people can contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.


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