It has been reported that a serious assault took place on St Patricks Road North last Thursday afternoon (24th February) at around 4.30 p.m. A 14-year-old girl was badly beaten and her friend had a knife held to his throat by a group of youths, who were also aged about 14. It is alleged that this is the group of youths who have been responsible for further serious assaults on Hope Street Park and in the Square.
Anyone with information should contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111. Alternatively go the on-line form at: https://crimestoppers-uk.org/give-information/forms/give-information-anonymously Your anonymity is 100% guaranteed. The Police are not interested in who you are, only what you know so the more detail you are able to give the better. Your time and help would be greatly appreciated.