Man hospitalised in early morning Derry assault

witness-appeal-480Detectives are investigating an assault in Pitchers Restaurant in the Alder Road area of Derry during the early hours of this morning, Sunday 10 January.

It was reported that a man, aged in his 30’s, was assaulted by another man. He has been taken to hospital for treatment for a head injury.

A 34 year old man was arrested on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm with intent and is currently in custody assisting police with their enquiries.

Detectives are appealing for anyone who witnessed the incident or anyone who has any information that can assist with the investigation to contact them at Strand Road Police Station on the non-emergency number 101.