09/12/2019

Two Injured In Bar Assault

Two men have been left injured after an assault at a bar in Ballymena, Co Antrim.

Police are appealing for information following the incident in the Smoking Monkey bar at around 11.30pm on Saturday evening, 07 December.

The men suffered facial injuries and one also sustained bite injuries to his hand.

A PSNI spokesperson said: "Were you in the bar on the night, did you witness this incident?
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"If you have any information please contact 101 and quote reference 1939 07.12.19."

Details can also be provided anonymously via Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.



(JG/CM)

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