Man arrested in connection with an assault on a woman in Derry released on bail

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A 36 year old man arrested in connection with an assault on a woman in Derry yesterday has been bailed pending further enquiries in relation to the incident.

A woman in her 30s was attacked on the Creggan Road in the early hours of yesterday morning.

Police said the woman was taken to hospital "for treatment for a number of stab wounds to her abdomen and bruising to her face".

They added that her injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

Officers investigating this incident continue to appeal for witnesses. Detectives at Strand Road Reactive and Organised Crime can be contacted by calling 101.