Elderly couples Strabane home attacked with iron bars and hammers

An elderly couple have been left shaken after their home was attacked by a gang of up to five men in Strabane.

The attack on the pensioners Townsend Street house happened around 11 o clock on Sunday evening.

A gang wielding iron bars and other weapons smashed the couples front doors and windows.

The chair of the town's District Policing Partnership, Eugene McMenamin, said the whole community have been left sickened by the attack: