23/05/2019

Injured Man Found In Street After Assault

A man has been hospitalised for injuries he sustained in an attack in Larne.

The victim was found in the Point Street area of the County Antrim town at around 10.35pm last night, Wednesday 22 May.

He had been assaulted a short time earlier close to the underpass and suffered serious facial injuries.
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Police are appealing for anyone who witnessed the incident to contact detectives on 101, quoting reference number 2244 of 22/5/19.



(JG/CM)

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