Published Friday, 20 July 2012
Riot police tried to restore order after a burning barricade was set up. (© Ciaran Boyle)
A large number of youths were reported to have been involved in the disorder at about 10.30pm on Thursday night.
Police attended the scene at Moss Park and came under attack - missiles were thrown, but the officers escaped injury.
Earlier, at about 8.30pm, a car was damaged in the Glengalliagh Road area.
Two men, aged 18 and 43, were arrested for riotous behaviour and assault on police. Both men are currently helping officers with their enquiries.
A PSNI spokesman said that no further disorder was reported after the arrests were made.
Anyone who was in the area at the time and has any information is asked to contact police on 0845 600 8000, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.