Bar assault: police appeal

MAGHERAFELT police are appealing for information following an assault that occurred in a bar during the early hours of Friday morning (August 17).

Police received a report that a 20-year-old male was assaulted in the bar at Rainey Street by a number of men shortly after midnight.

The victim was being escorted from the premises when it is understood he was assaulted. He was treated in hospital for injuries to his face.

Anyone who may have witnessed the incident or has any information is asked to contact Police on 0845 600 8000 or call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.