Appeal following a stabbing in Derry / Londonderry

  • 01 June 2022

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Police have arrested by a 20-year-old man following a stabbing in the Drumard Park area of Derry / Londonderry last night, Tuesday 31st May.

Detective Inspector Finlay said: "It was reported shortly after 9.35pm that two males were fighting in the street.

"A man, aged 47, was taken to hospital for treatment to his injuries, which includes stab wounds. One man, aged 20, was arrested at the scene and remains in police custody at this time."

Enquiries are continuing to establish the circumstances surrounding the incident and police would appeal to anyone who was in the area at the time of the incident, to contact them on 101 quoting reference number 1691 31/05/22. Alternatively, you can submit a report online using our non-emergency reporting form via http://www.psni.police.uk/makeareport/ . You can also contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at http://crimestoppers-uk.org/.

We are keen to hear from witnesses of this incident

The Police Service of Northern Ireland is appealing for anyone who witnessed the incident or anyone with any information that will assist the investigation to contact us on the non-emergency number 101. Information can also be passed anonymously via the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

 


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