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Man arrested following incident in Portstewart

Police were called to the Lever Road area of the town this morning.

Man arrested following incident in Portstewart

Officers outside the property on Convention Avenue. Pic: Paul Daly.

A man has been arrested after police attended an incident in the seaside town of Portstewart this morning.

Witnesses reported seeing a tactical support unit outside a property off the town’s Lever Road.

A police spokesperson confirmed a man has been arrested for multiple offences.

”Police responded to a report of the concern for safety for a man in the Convention Avenue area of Portstewart this morning,” they said.

“Officers responded and a 28 year old man was arrested for offences including assault occasioning actual bodily harm. He has been taken to hospital for treatment.”

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