Police appeal after Skeoge Road assault


The PSNI are appealing for information after a woman was assaulted on Sunday night.

The attack occurred around 10pm while the woman was out walking along the Skeoge Road.

Her phone was taken during the assault.

Inspector Gregory Smyth said: “This lady was attacked close to the entrance to Glenabbey by two males.

“One of the males demanded her phone and as she handed it over they attacked her, leaving her with cuts and bruises to her body.

“We are keen to speak to anyone who was in the area and witnessed the assault or could provide any further information that will help us identify the culprits.”

Police at Strand Road can be contacted on the non-emergency number 101.

Alternatively, information can be passed on anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.