01/03/2024

Man Arrested In Connection With Serious Assault In East Belfast

A 42-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder following a serious assault in east Belfast on Thursday 29th February.

At approximately 11.20pm last night police were called to a property in the Montrose Street area following the report of an injured woman.

Officers attended and discovered a woman with serious injuries to her head and back.

A man was arrested at the scene and remains in police custody at this time.
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Detective Sergeant McAllister said: "Enquiries are ongoing and detectives would appeal to anyone with any information in relation to the incident to contact 101 quoting reference number 2205 of 29/02/2024."

A report can be made using the online reporting form via www.psni.police.uk/makeareport. Information can also be provided to Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at www.crimestoppers-uk.org.


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