Police seek witnesses to Grove Road assault

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Police in Ballymena are appealing for information following an assault outside licensed premises in the Grove Road area of Ballymena in the early hours of Sunday, 8 June.

At approximately 1.30am Police received a report that a 16 year old female had been assaulted whilst in the carpark.

There had been disorderly behaviour involving a large group of people and the victim was punched to the stomach.

Police arrested a 24 year old male in relation to this assaulted. He was later released on bail pending further police enquiries.

Police would ask anyone who may have witnessed this assault or who has any information to contact them at Ballymena on the non emergency number 101.

Or, if someone would prefer to provide information without giving their details they can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers and speak to them anonymously on 0800 555 111.