Two men badly injured during gang attack in NI town

Two men have been injured during a five-man gang attack in an NI town.

Thursday, 6th May 2021, 11:06 am

Police have appealed for information after the incident which happened in Lurgan on Monday morning (3 May).

A PSNI spokesperson said: “Police received a report just after 1am that two males had been assaulted.

“It was reported that car pulled up outside a property in the Waring Street area of the town and five males got out and attacked the pair before fleeing in a white Audi.

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“One of the victims sustained facial injuries and a broken ankle during the incident, which police are treating as Grievous Bodily Harm.

“Anyone who witnessed this incident is asked to contact police on 101 quoting reference number 1467 of the 04/05/21.

“A report can be made using the online reporting form via www.psni.police.uk/makeareport

“Information can also be provided to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111, which is 100% anonymous and gives people the power to speak up and stop crime.”

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