Serious assault

DETECTIVES in Coleraine are appealing for information following the report of a serious assault in the Burnside Park area in the early hours of this morning, Sunday, January 6.

Shortly after 3.15am police received a report that a male had received a serious laceration to his head.

He was taken to hospital for treatment to his injuries, which are not believed to be life threatening.

Detectives would ask anyone who may have witnessed this incident or who has any information to contact them at Coleraine on 0845 600 8000 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.