Northern Ireland

Man attacked after abduction from house in Omagh

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Image caption The man was abducted in Omagh, County Tyrone, on Saturday

A man has been abducted and assaulted in Omagh, County Tyrone.

The 27-year-old was taken from a house in the Eastview Terrace area by three men in a blue van at about 1245 GMT on Saturday.

It is understood the victim was driven to the Pigeon Top area where he was assaulted.

He was left there, but was able to get a lift back to Omagh town centre from a passing motorist. A 32-year-old man was arrested.

He was later released on police bail pending further enquiries.

Police have appealed for information.