A 13 year old girl is in a critical condition after a machete attack at a house in Co. Fermanagh at the weekend, a woman in her 40s was also injured.
Police says a number of men armed with machetes broke into a house at Trasna Way in Lisnaskea and attacked the girl and the woman at around 9.15 on Saturday night
A baby was also at the scene but was unharmed.
The 13 year old girl sustained serious stab wounds and was taken to hospital where she remains in a critical but stable condition.
A 41 year old woman was also treated for stab wounds but has since been released from hospital.
No arrests have been made and police are treating the investigation as attempted murder.
Police say they have a number of lines of inquiry and are appealing to anyone with information to come forward.
Detectives appeal for information following attempted murder in Lisnaskea on Saturday evening pic.twitter.com/LcSE2VVDfW
— Police Service NI (@PoliceServiceNI) November 17, 2019