Teen arrested after cars vandalised

A TEENAGER has been arrested after cars were vandalised during a midnight rampage close to Lurgan Hospital.

Five vehicles were damaged and two police officers injured during the incident last night (Sunday) in the Sloan Street area.

Wing mirrors were broken and vehicles suffered scrapes and dents to bodywork.

A teenage boy found at the scene fled on foot, but was chased by police.

The 16-year-old was caught and arrested on suspicion of criminal damage, assault on police and resisting police.

Two officers received minor injuries during the arrest, a police spokesperson said.

The teenager is currently assisting detectives with their enquiries.