Teen assaulted as rival gangs clash


A 15-year-old boy has been assaulted after rival gangs clashed in Lurgan.

According to the PSNI two groups of teenagers clashed at Millenium Way at around 8.30pm on February 12.

Police are appealing for witnesses to the gang attack.

“Were you there,” asked police who want any witnesses to contact them using the 101 number and reference 1236 of 12/02/16.

This area has become a hotspot for youths fighting.

A PSNI spokesperson said: “Police conduct regular patrols in the area and would encourage anyone with concerns to contact them on 101.”