Men kidnapped and beaten in Strabane

Mon, 28/11/2011 - 09:35 -- Editor

Two men were kidnapped and beaten in the Strabane area last night. The men, both in their 40s, were assaulted after being taken from the Bridge Street area in a van to Bradley Way. One man received a slash wound to his neck, the other man received a slash wound to his back. Both men have bruising to their head and bodies.

They are both being treated in a nearby hospital for injuries which are not thought to be life threatening.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to contact police in Strabane on 0845 600 8000.