Man arrested following serious assault

Man arrested following serious assault

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A 42 year old man has been arrested following a serious assault in Derry/Londonderry.

Detective Sergeant Brian Reid said: “The suspect was detained after a 60 year old man was found badly injured inside a property in Sperrin Park at around 8am this morning, Sunday 2 April.

The victim has since been taken to hospital where he is understood to be in a very serious condition.

We would like to hear from anyone with information regarding this crime or anyone who can assist the investigation in any way. Detectives can be contacted at the offices of Reactive and Organised Crime at Strand Road police station. Please quote reference 484 02/04/17.”

If someone would prefer to provide information anonymously they can call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.