Gardaí in Dundalk are investigaying an aggravated burglary on Tom Bellew Avenue last night.
According to LMFM news, a man and a woman entered a house in the Waterville Crescent area at around 9pm, assaulting the occupant in the process.
It is also reported that a knife was produced during the attack.
The culprits fled the scene in the direction of Tom Bellew Avenue with a suspect car seized in Waterville Crescent shortly afterwards.
Anyone who can assist Gardaí with their investigations is asked to contact Dundalk Garda Station on 042 9335577.