Woman arrested over 'serious' assault
Published Sunday, 19 January 2014
A woman has been arrested after a man was seriously assaulted outside a pub in Newcastle, Co Down.
Police detained the woman at the scene. (© UTV)
The attack happened in the early hours of Sunday on Main Street in the town.
The 23-year-old man was taken to Daisy Hill Hospital in Newry for treatment to a serious head injury and a broken collar bone.
A police spokesperson said that his injuries are not believed to be life-threatening at present.
Police arrested the 22-year-old woman at the scene of the incident and took her to Bangor PSNI station for questioning.
Investigating officers are appealing for anyone who witnessed the assault to come forward.
© UTV News