Arrest after stabbing in Victoria Street

Arrest made
Arrest made

Police in Lurgan have arrested a 29 year old man following a stabbing incident in Victoria Street.

At around 5.30pm yesterday (Thursday) a 29 year old male was stabbed by another man. The victim sustained a puncture wound to his torso and was taken to hospital for treatment.

A 29 year old man was later arrested for GBH with intent and is currently assisting police with their enquiries.

Police are appealing to anyone who witnessed the assault to contact them in Lurgan on the 101 non-emergency number, quoting ref: 985080514. If you prefer to provide information without giving your details you can contact the independent Crimestoppers charity anonymously on 0800 555 111.