Newry City Centre assault
Newry and Armagh Sinn Féin MLA Mickey Brady commenting on news that a man has suffered serious injuries after being assaulted in Newry City, has said that, like the local community, he hoped that the victim would make a full recovery.
Mr Brady said:
"It is shocking and disturbing news for all.
"Whilst details of this specific incident are unclear, the news of vicious assaults and serious injuries is now unfortunately all to common in the society we live.
"There is no such place within our society and communities for such violence and incidents."
The MLA concluded by asking anyone with information about the incident to contact the PSNI.