Police appeal for assault witnesses


Police arrested a 33-year-old man on suspicion of Grievous Bodily Harm with Intent following an assault in the Stranmore Road area of Gilford at approximately 7pm on Sunday, August 23.

He was later released on bail pending further police enquiries.

Constable Lynda Dunlop said: “A 50 year old man sustained injuries to his face and head in this assault. He was taken to hospital for treatment to his injuries which are not believed to be life threatening.”

Witnesses of this assault are asked to contact police at Lurgan on the non-emergency number 101.