07/08/2018

Cyclist Attacked In Belfast City Centre

Police are appealing for information after a cyclist was attacked in Belfast city centre.

The assault happened close to the junction of Waring Street and Victoria Street at around 2.30pm on Monday, 06 August.

The cyclist, aged in his 20s, was kicked off his bike and punched and kicked on the ground.

He sustained a head injury.
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Two men, aged 22 and 28, have been arrested on suspicion of grievous bodily harm with intent.

Police are appealing for anyone with information to contact them.

(CD/LM)

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