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Man assaulted on New Year’s Day in Lurgan

Police are appealing for information following the report of an assault that occurred in the William Street area of Lurgan in the early hours of Sunday 1 January.

It is reported that a 27-year-old man was assaulted at approximately 1.30am on William Street, near the North Street end.

The assaulted man has a shaved head and was wearing a dark coloured jacket and cream coloured trousers.

He did not require medical treatment for his injuries.

Constable Michael Allen said: “I would ask anyone who knows anything about this incident, or may have seen any suspicious activity in the area, to contact Lurgan Police Station on the non-emergency number 101, quoting reference number 302 of 01/01/17.

“Or if someone would prefer to provide information without giving their details, they can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers and speak to them anonymously on 0800 555 111.”

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