Police investigation after stabbing

Police at the scene at Causeway Street in Portrtush on Friday after a 32 year-old man was stabbed in the back of the head with a screwdriver in the early hours of Friday morning. Police have arresteed three people two men, aged 24 and 18, and a 19 year old women.PICTURE MARK JAMIESON.
Police at the scene at Causeway Street in Portrtush on Friday after a 32 year-old man was stabbed in the back of the head with a screwdriver in the early hours of Friday morning. Police have arresteed three people two men, aged 24 and 18, and a 19 year old women.PICTURE MARK JAMIESON.

Detectives in Coleraine are appealing for information following an assault of a man in the Causeway Street area of Portrush in the early hours of Friday 19 November.

At approximately 12.30am, a 32 year old man was stabbed. He was taken to hospital for treatment for his injuries, which are not believed to be life threatening.

Two men aged 24 and 18, and a woman aged 19, have been arrested in connection with the incident and are currently assisting police with their enquiries.

Anyone who witnessed this assault or who knows anything about this incident is asked to contact CID in Coleraine Police Station on 0845 600 8000. Or 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.