Man Abducted & Beaten In Co Fermanagh

A businessman has been left injured after he was abducted in Co Fermanagh before being beaten and dumped at the side of a road across the border.

An investigation is underway following the serious assault on Tuesday evening, 17 September.

The victim, who is understood to be a prominent businessman in the area, was abducted from his home in Derrylin at around 6.40pm and seriously assaulted. He was then left at the side of a road in Drumcoughill, Cornafean, Co Cavan.
News Image
The man suffered injuries to his face and leg.

Police have appealed for anyone who saw a black Audi saloon being driven in Derrylin or Swanlinbar, Co Cavan, to contact detectives.


Related Northern Ireland News Stories
Click here for the latest headlines.

20 February 2020
Police Disciplined Over Probe Into Lisburn Collision
A probationary police officer and her line manager have been disciplined for failings in the investigation of a head-on road traffic collision. A crash in Lisburn in January 2019 saw a motorist suffer a broken wrist and ankle.
06 January 2020
PSNI Officer Confronted By Armed Man
A serving PSNI officer was confronted by a masked male aiming a shotgun at him outside his Co Fermanagh home late last week. The incident on Thursday 02 January is being investigated as a failed attempt to kill an off-duty police officer.
19 December 2019
Man Dies In Co Tyrone Collision
A man has died following a collision in Moy, Co Tyrone. The incident was reported to police at around 8pm on Wednesday evening, 18 December. Police said the Trewmount Road remained closed on Thursday morning. Local diversions are in place.
27 November 2019
Pair Due In Court Over Off-Licence Robbery
Two men are facing charges over an armed robbery at an off-licence in north Belfast. A business in the Ballysillan Road area was targeted on Monday evening, 25 November.
22 March 2013
Security Alert In Enniskillen
A road has been closed in Enniskillen due to a security alert. A number of people have also been evacuated from their homes as police are examining a suspicious vehicle that appears to be abandoned on the Derrylin Road. The A509 Derrylin Road between Derrylin Village and Ballanleck remains closed. No further information is available.