Masked gang assault four men at Crescent area

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POLICE in Coleraine are appealing for information following the report of an assault in the Crescent and Bushmills Road area in the early hours of Sunday, January 6.

It was reported that between 12.15am and 12.30am a number of males wearing balaclavas and dark clothing attacked and assaulted four men before making off in the direction of Harpur’s Hill.

Three of the men received head and facial injuries. One man was treated at hospital for his injuries which are not thought to be life threatening.

Police would ask anyone who witnessed this incident or who has any information to contact Police at Coleraine 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.