The PSNI are investigating a report of an assault on a 27 year old man in Newry last Sunday 19 November.

Sometime after 2.00am as the victim was making his way from Toragh Park towards Carlingford Park he was grabbed from behind and assaulted. He received an injury to his eye and nose.

Constable Bailie would appeal to anyone who has information about this assault to contact Police at Newry on the non-emergency number 101, quoting reference 1092 20/11/17. Alternatively, 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.