29/09/2004

Two policemen injured by stone-throwers

Two police officers have been injured following an attack on their patrol car in Co Antrim last night.

The officers were travelling through the village of Loughguile at around 10pm on Tuesday when a brick and stone was thrown through the driver’s window.

The attack left the driver with cuts to his face and a shoulder while his colleague had cuts on his face, head and neck. Both were taken to hospital for treatment.

Police have appealed for anyone with information to contact them on 028 9065 0222.

(MB/GMCG)

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