Woman arrested at scene of alleged Dunvale Close assault

PSNI have arrested a woman at the scene of an alleged assault in Dunvale Close.
PSNI have arrested a woman at the scene of an alleged assault in Dunvale Close.

A woman has been arrested at the scene of an alleged assault in the Dunvale Close area.

The alleged assault is believed to have happened at around 11am on Tuesday morning.

A man aged 30 was taken to hospital.

One eye witness claimed to have seen the man emerge from a house in Dunvale Close, which is at the bottom of Duncreggan Road, “covered in blood”.

“The man was covered in blood. As he emerged from the house he collapsed on the ground and that’s when the ambulance took him away.”

When contacted by The Derry Journal a spokesperson for the PSNI confirmed that a woman had been arrested at the scene.

“A woman has been arrested following an alleged assault incident at Dunvale Close in the Pennyburn area of Derry.

“Inspector Leslie Craig said the incident was reported to police shortly after 11am today, Tuesday February 10.

“A man aged 30 has been taken to hospital, where his condition is said to be stable.”