Men attacked with baseball bats and wheelbrace outside Eglinton


Police in Limavady are appealing for information following an incident of criminal damage and assault in the Brisland Road area of Eglinton on Saturday 3rd January.

Investigating officer, Constable McDermott explains: “It was reported to police at around 7pm that three men travelling in a black coloured Honda Civic car had been followed by two cars from Greysteel to Brisland Road, where the pursuit ended.

“The male occupants of the pursuing vehicles then attacked the Honda Civic, and the three men inside, with baseball bats and a wheelbrace.

“Two of the three men received injuries requiring hospital treatment and substantial damage was caused to the car.

“We believe at this stage that a blue coloured Vauxhall Astra and a dark coloured people carrier may have been involved in this incident and I would ask anyone with any information which may assist us with our enquiries to contact police in Limavady on 101.”