Man is assaulted by number of males

Lough Ree Lifeboat searching for missing Armagh angler Daryl Burke.
Lough Ree Lifeboat searching for missing Armagh angler Daryl Burke.

A 30-year-old man sustained injuries to his face and hand after he was assaulted by a number of males just outside Portadown.

The incident happened in the Carnreagh area, near to the entrance to Twinem Court, on Friday, January 2

Constable Jim McGurk said the attackers “were possibly travelling in a dark coloured car”.

He continued, “We would like to hear from anyone who witnessed the assault or a dark coloured car in the area or has information in relation to this incident.

“We can be contacted in Portadown on 101, quoting ref: 713060115.”

You can also contact Crimestoppers charity anonymously on 0800 555 111.