14/12/2015

Man And Woman Attacked During Robbery In L'Derry

A man has been arrested after attacking a man and a woman during a robbery in L'Derry.

Three man entered a flat on the Northland Road in the early yours of Saturday morning.

A man and woman were assaulted, and the man was also hit in the face with a gun.

The men made off with a sum of cash, Christmas presents and two mobile phones.
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The guns was recovered during follow up searches.

The man is due to appear before L'Derry Magistrates' Court today, 14 December.

(CD/LM)

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