30/04/2003

Man suffers fractured skull in Portrush attack

A 22-year-old man is in hospital with a fractured skull following an attack in Portrush overnight.

The man, had been in a nightclub before the attack in Eglinton Street at about 2.30am this morning, also a broken jaw and nose in the attack.

Elsewhere, a 27-year-old man from south Belfast has been arrested in connection to a serious assault last week.

It follows the stabbing of a man 12 times in the Laganbank Road area of Belfast on Friday.

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