Man stabbed in the face in Derry sectarian attack

A man has been stabbed in the face during a suspected sectarian attack in Derry.

He was walking in the Chapel Road area of the city around 2 o'clock this morning - when two men jumped out of a car and attacked him.

The 26-year-old victim was stabbed in the face and ribs.

He was taken to hospital for treatment - but his injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

A PSNI spokeswoman said they're treating the incident as sectarian - and have appealed for anybody with information to contact them.

Derry City Councillor, Lynn Fleming, said it seems that those repsonsible for the attack, were driving around a Nationalist area looking for someone to attack...

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