Man injured in serious assault in Waterloo Street

Police are appealing for information following a serious assault in Derry in the early hours of this morning, Monday, May 2.

By The Newsroom
Monday, 2nd May 2022, 11:20 am

At approximately 1am, a man, aged in his 20s was outside a bar in the Waterloo Street area of the city when he was struck by another man causing him to fall to the ground and hit his head.

The victim was taken to hospital a short time later, where he is currently receiving treatment for his injuries.

Anyone who may have witnessed the incident, have mobile phone footage or who may have any information that could assist with enquiries, is asked to contact police on 101 quoting reference 256 of 02/05/22.

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Police are appealing for information.

Alternatively, information can be provided to Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at