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Appeal after young person seriously assaulted on playing fields

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Police are appealing for information following a serious assault in Lurgan on Saturday night.

The young person was attacked on the playing fields just off the Portadown Road area of the town.

Police have made a public plea for information in relation to the incident.

“Last night a young person was seriously assaulted on the playing fields behind Toymaster in Lurgan,” a PSNI spokesperson said.

“Were you there? Was your teen or young person down there?

“If you, or anyone you know was there, or has any information with regards to what happened, please don’t hesitate to get in touch.

“As always, you can contact us on 101, quoting reference: 1039 22/09/18.”

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