Man stabbed in face

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A man has been stabbed in the face in Derry.

Police say the incident happened at around 3:30 am this morning at a house in the Old Fort area of Strathfoyle. (Dec 9).

“At approximately 3.25am it was reported that one man had been stabbed in a house in the area. He received facial injuries.

“He was treated for his injuries at a nearby hospital. His injuries are not believed to be life threatening,” a PSNI spokeswoman says.

She says a 29 year old man has been arrested in relation to the incident. He is currently helping police with their enquiries.

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