Boy 'assaulted in dispute over refund'

Published Wednesday, 16 July 2014
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A boy was allegedly assaulted by a member of staff at a restaurant in Lurgan following a dispute over a refund for food.

Boy 'assaulted in dispute over refund'
Police said the boy was reportedly grabbed around the neck. (© Pacemaker)

The incident happened just after 4pm on Tuesday in the Flush Place area of the Co Armagh town.

It is understood the youth was grabbed by the scruff of the neck by a man after asking for a refund for food he had purchased. His injuries are not believed to be serious.

A spokesperson for the PSNI said they are appealing for information following reports of the assault.

© UTV News
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Lauren in Belfast wrote (36 days ago):
I worked in a local chip shop for over 5 years , I can honestly say there was more than one person grabbed by the throat and removed from the premises and not a word about it.
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