Attacked on way home from Derry house party

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A man has been left with a serious injury to his leg after being assaulted while making his way home from a house party in Derry.

The man was attacked sometime between 2:30am and 3am on October 6 but details are only being made public now.

“A man was walking back from a house party when he was attacked by another male sometime between 2.30am and 3am,” a PSNI spokeswoman said.

“The victim has been receiving treatment for a serious leg injury. The culprit was part of a bigger group and police are keen to speak to anyone who was in the area and could help with their enquiries.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 0845 600 8000 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.