PSNI in Strabane investigate report that SDLP representative was assaulted


An SDLP representative in Strabane has claimed he was assaulted by a Sinn Fein Cllr in the town over the weekend.

The PSNI in Strabane have confirmed they are investigating the incident.

The well known local SDLP representative claims they were assaulted by the local Cllr in a bar in the town.

And it's understood another member of the local Cllrs family also assaulted the SDLP representative in the Abercorn Square area .

A PSNI spokesperson yesterday confirmed that they recieved a report of an assault at around 320am on Saturday morning and are now investigating.