Man headbutted in Portrush

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Police are appealing for information following an assault in the early hours of Sunday morning on the Bushmills Road, Portrush.

Inspector Tony Boyce said: “A man was assaulted by two people at around 2am.

“The two assailants, both men, headbutted and punched the victim, and kicked him while he was on the ground.

“An ambulance arrived at the scene and the victim was treated for injuries to his head and face. These injuries are not thought to be life threatening.”

Inspector Boyce concluded: “I would ask that anyone who saw this assault contact police on the non-emergency number 101.”