Man stabbed in head: three questioned

Three people are today being questioned by police after a man was stabbed in the head in Londonderry last night (Friday).

Saturday, 3rd June 2017, 12:29 pm
Updated Sunday, 4th June 2017, 8:52 pm
The police stopped the two cars in Derry.

Two men, aged 31 and 32, and a 32-year-old woman were detained following a report that a 47-year-old man had been stabbed a number of times to the back of the head at around 11.40pm in the Dungiven Road area of the Waterside.

PSNI Detective Sergeant Brian Reid said: “The injured man has been treated in hospital for non-life threatening injuries and has since been discharged”.

Police said the arrested individuals remain in custody assisting police with their enquiries.

Anyone with information or who witnessed this incident is asked to contact police on 101, quoting reference 1513 02/06/17.