Man mugged in Magherafelt

POLICE investigating an assault in Magherafelt that occurred on Sunday (May 20) are appealing for information.

A 36 yr old man was assaulted as he walked along an alleyway at Sperrin View. He was attacked from behind by two people and had money and a phone stolen. He was treated in hospital for injuries which were not serious.

Police are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to contact them on 0845 600 8000 or call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.