Man (23) arrested after ‘serious assault’

A man has been arrested after another man suffered ‘facial injuries’ in what police describe as a ‘serious assault’ last night.

Friday, 16th April 2021, 6:40 pm

The incident happened in Craigavon early last night at the Meadowbrook and Tullygally East Road junction.

Inspector Alwyn Peters said: “Shortly after 8pm we received a report of an assault convenient to the Meadowbrook area of Craigavon.

“One man sustained facial injuries during the attack and was taken to hospital for treatment.

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“A 23-year-old man has been arrested under suspicion of grievous bodily harm and remains in custody for questioning.

“I am appealing for anyone with information to contact us on 101 quoting reference number 1803 15/04/21, or submit a report online using our non-emergency reporting form via

“You can also contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at”



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