PSNI: Assault in Strabane


Police are appealing for information following the report of an assault in Railway Street, Strabane earlier today, Wednesday, November 12.

Police received a report at approximately 10.20am that two women had been assaulted by a male. An unknown female came to the assistance of the women and she was also assaulted. However she left the scene before the arrival of Police.

A 19-year-old was arrested and has been released on bail pending further Police enquiries.

Inspector Ivor Morton said: “I would appeal to anyone and in particular the woman who came to the aid of the two injured parties, who witnessed this incident to contact Police 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.”