06/03/2007

Police appeal for information on County Down attack

Police in Rathfrisland are appealing for information after a man was assaulted on Sunday evening.

The man was attacked some time before 8pm on John Street and received cuts to the head and hand. He received hospital treatment for his injuries.

One of the males has been described as being in his 30’s, he was around 6ft tall with short dark cropped hair, and was wearing a blue t-shirt and jeans.

The other male was also described as being in his 30’s, around 5ft 10ins tall of slim build and was wearing a striped top and a pair of jeans.

Police have asked for any one who may have been in the area or would have any information regarding the incident to contact them at Rathfrisland on 0840 800 6000 or contact the confidential Crimestoppers line on 0800 555 111.

(JM/SP)

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