Two arrests in Lurgan early this morning (Wednesday)


Two men have been arrested in Lurgan in the early hours of this morning after separate incidents.

A 22-year-old man was arrested in Queen’s St for common assault after members of the public called police.

In a separate incident a 25-year-old man was arrested in Union St also in the early hours of this morning.

It is understood it was reported to police that the man was allegedly banging on windows and attempting to gain entry into a house.

The 25-year-old was arrested for criminal damage and common assault.

He was released on bail pending further enquiries.

A PSNI spokesperson said: “We conduct regular patrols of these areas and we are committed to making Craigavon a safer place for everyone. No one should feel scared, helpless or alone, especially in their own home. If you need us, phone us on 101.”