Serious assault at Gt James St

Mon, 17/06/2013 - 13:49 -- Editor

Police are appealing for information following a serious assault on Great James Street in the early hours of yesterday, Sunday 16 June. The man was left unconscious and bleeding from a head wound near the junction of Great James Street and Strand Road at around 1.40am. A large crowd was in the area at the time and a man was arrested close to the scene and released on bail pending further enquiries. Police believe there may have been two people involved in the assault and are appealing for witnesses to come forward. Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact police on 0845 600 8000 or a member of your local Neighbourhood Team directly – details can be found on the PSNI website. Alternatively, if someone would prefer to provide information without giving their details, they can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers and speak to them anonymously on 0800 555 111.