[Audio] OAP assaulted in Northside home Monday morning

15th July 2014, Tuesday, 5.45am
By David O’Sullivan
david@TheCork.ie

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Investigations continue into an aggravated burglary during which a pensioner was attacked with an iron bar.

It happened around 3am on Monday morning on Rathpeacon Road, Farranree, on the northside of Cork City

An intruder entered the house of a 75 year old man through a window and demanded money, they managed escape with around 500 euro in cash.

The victim was taken to the Mercy University Hospital for treatment.

Gardaí at Watercourse Road Station are investigating.

Chairman of the City Joint Policing Committee Cllr Tony Fitzgerald spoke with TheCork.ie.

The Fianna Fail Cllr urged members of the public to co-operate with Gardai if they have any information

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