Police are applealing after two assault incidents in Ballynahinch. At this stage we do not believe the two are linked.
Detectives are appealing for information after a serious assault in the Windmill Street area of Ballynahinch during the early hours of this morning, Saturday 29 June.
It was reported that at approximately 1:30am a 36-year old man was assaulted in the street close to the bus stop. He was taken to hospital for treatment to a head wound. His condition is described as stable.Police would appeal to anyone who witnessed the assault or who was in the Windmill Street area around the time of the incident to contact them at Downpatrick CID on 0845 600 8000.
Althernatively if someone would prefer to provide information without giving their details they can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers and speak to them anonomously on 0800 555 111.