Two women arrested following suspected hate crime in Derry

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Police have arrested two women following the report of an assault on a 19-year-old woman in Derry.

The assault happened at approximately 11pm on Saturday night in the Lecky Road area of the city.

It is being treated as a sectarian hate crime.

It's understood the victim sustained cuts to her head and was taken to hospital for treatment. Both women, aged 19 and 21, remain in custody