Appeal for witnesses over Ballymena assault

Police are appealing for witnesses following an assault in the area of Smithfield Park/Lamont Park, Ballymena.

The victim believes it occurred on a Thursday at the beginning of September between 2pm and 4pm.

“We are appealing for anyone who may have witnessed the incident to contact Ballymena Police station on the non-emergency number 101, quoting reference 804 of 19/09/2016,” a PSNI spokesperson said.

“Or if someone would prefer to provide information without giving their details they can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers on and speak to them anonymously on 0800 555 111”