Pair arrested over Portrush assault

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Police arrested two men on suspicion of theft and assault following an incident at a garage on the Bushmills Road, Portrush on the morning of Tuesday 13 January.

Inspector Tony Boyce said: “Officers responded to a 999 call in around 7 minutes and arrested the 20 year old and 18 year old men.

“They were arrested on suspicion of theft from the garage and assaulting a staff member.

“The staff member did not receive serious injuries during the incident.

Inspector Boyce concluded: “The investigation into the matter is continuing.”