Assault appeal from police

POLICE in Magherafelt are appealing for witnesses following an incident that occurred in the Killowen Drive area.

At around 1.15am on Monday (April 9), a 24-year-old man left a house on Killowen Drive and became involved in a dispute with an unknown group of males who then assaulted him. The victim was punched and kicked.

Police say the area was busy with people and taxis and are appealing to anyone who may have been in the area and witnessed the incident to contact them. Anyone with information is asked to contact police in Magherafelt on 0845 600 8000 or call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.