Arrested teen release pending further enquiries

An 18-year-old man arrested on Tuesday, April 20)in relation to a serious assault in the Drumbeg Drive area of Lisburn on Friday, April 2 has been released on bail pending further enquiries.

Wednesday, 21st April 2021, 9:12 am

The police have appealed for witnesses to the assault, which left the victim with a fractured skull.

Detective Sergeant Bell said: “I believe that there were others involved in the assault and that a number of people would have witnessed it as it took place in the street at around 6.00pm that evening.

“I would therefore appeal to anyone who has any information which could assist us with our enquiries to contact detectives in Lisburn on 101 quoting reference number 1843 02/04/21. A report can also be made online using our non-emergency reporting form via You can also contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at”