Teenager left with broken cheekbone after Omagh assault

Police have appealed for information after a teenager had his cheekbone broken during an early morning assault in Omagh town centre.

The assault on the 18-year-old man took place in the Kevlin Avenue area at around 1.30am on Saturday January 27, but police have just released the details.

Asking for help in locating witnesses, the PSNI said, “An 18 year old man was attacked close to a supermarket by a group of males at 1:30 am and suffered a broken cheekbone and facial bruising as a result of this.


“Anyone with information is asked to contact 101 quoting reference 1047 05/02/18.

“Or, alternatively information can also be provided to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 which is 100% anonymous and gives people the power to speak up and stop crime.”


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