Police appeal after Foyle Street assault

Police in Derry have asked for witnesses who saw a man being assaulted in Foyle Street to come forward.

Wednesday, 16th March 2016, 10:15 am
Updated Wednesday, 16th March 2016, 11:25 am

PSNI Constable Graeme Reynolds said a large crowd of young people were in the area when the assault took place at approximately 4:45am on Saturday March 12.

He said the male was assaulted by an unknown man and sustained sustained cuts and bruises to his face.

Constable Reynolds said: “There was a large crowd of young people in the vicinity of Foyle Street at the time of this assault and I would appeal to any of them who may have witnessed this incident to contact Police at Strand Road on the non-emergency number 101.

“Or, if someone would prefer to provide information without giving their details they can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers and speak to them anonymously on 0800 555 111.”