Gang attack men and woman in car outside Cookstown takeaway

Cookstown at night
Cookstown at night

Police are investigating an alleged assault near a fast food outlet on the Sweep Road in Cookstown in the early hours of Sunday [January 24].

It was reported that four men attacked two men and a woman seated in a car in the area.

Const. Peter Hamilton said: “It was reported that during the incident 4 males exited a dark coloured Vauxhall Zafira and allegedly assaulted two other males and a female who were seated in another vehicle.

“It is thought the incident happened at around 2.15am.

“If you have any information either contact police on the 101 number quoting reference number 20924116 or via the Crimestoppers charity on 0800 555 111.”