Man sustains facial injuries in assault at Lower Nassau Street

Detectives from Strand Road in Derry are investigating an incident in the city last night ( May 9) during which it was reported a man was assaulted and sustained facial injuries.

By The Newsroom
Tuesday, 10th May 2022, 12:07 pm

Shortly before midnight, it was reported that three men entered a property in Lower Nassau Street and assaulted the male occupant, aged 45-years old. The victim was subsequently taken to hospital for treatment of his injuries.

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Detective Inspector Finlay said: “This incident is being investigated as an aggravated burglary, and we are appealing for anyone with information to get in touch with us. We’re also keen to hear from anyone who was in the area between 11:50pm and midnight, and who may have seen a number of males in the area acting suspiciously to contact us.”

The number to call is 101, quoting reference number 1994 of 09/05/22. Alternatively, you can submit a report online using our non-emergency reporting form via You can also call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at

Police are investigating the incident.