Woman assaulted by group of men in Ballymagroarty

Sun, 20/12/2020 - 14:42 -- Editor

Police are appealing for witnesses and information following the report of an assault on a woman at a house in the Corrib Court area of Derry in the early hours of this morning, Sunday, 20 December.

The woman answered a knock on the front door of the property and was confronted by a number of men, three of whom are reported to have assaulted her. She sustained facial injuries which are not thought to be serious.

Three men, all aged 19 years old have been arrested and are currently in police custody.

Police would appeal to anyone who witnessed this assault, which is believed to have occurred sometime between 12.45am and 1.00am this morning, or anyone who has information that could assist police with their enquiries to contact them at Strand Road on the non-emergency number 101, quoting reference 129 20/12/20, or submit a report online using our non-emergency reporting form via http://www.psni.police.uk/makeareport/.   You can also contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at http://crimestoppers-uk.org/