‘Large crowd’ reported at brawl in field

The Moss Park entrance to the Galliagh estate.
The Moss Park entrance to the Galliagh estate.

Police have confirmed they received reports that a large crowd gathered to watch an open-air fight between two men in the Galliagh area of Derry.

Local people raised the alarm over the fracas in a field at Moss Park, which occurred at around 6pm on Monday.

A PSNI spokesman confirmed today: “Police received several reports of a fight between two men taking place in a field at Moss Park.

“Reports indicated that a large crowd of people was present.

“Police went to th scene but no crowds were seen.”

The spokesperson added: “At this stage no complaints have been received.”