Police appeal after Bridge Street incident


Police in Lurgan are appealing for information following an incident in Bridge Street.

Officers were on patrol in Lurgan town centre around 3.30pm on Wednesday, 23 March, when they were approached by a 62 year old female who stated that she had been grabbed by the arms by a man in Bridge Street who then ran off. The man is described as being 6ft 1in tall with greying hair and around 40 – 45 years old. He was wearing a bright denim jacket.

A 55 year old man was later arrested and subsequently released on bail pending further enquiries.

Police would like to hear from anyone who witnessed the incident or anyone who has information that may assist their investigation. They can be contacted on 101, quoting ref: 719 230316.

If you prefer to provide information without giving your details you can contact the independent crimestoppers charity anonymously on 0800 555 111.