Northern Ireland

Claudy: Woman knocked unconscious in attack

A woman has been knocked unconscious during an assault in Claudy, County Londonderry, on New Year's Day.

Insp Declan McGrath said the victim was with a man in a licensed premises in the village when they were both attacked by two men.

The woman was knocked out shortly before 01:00 GMT. The pair were then assaulted again, by the same two men, when the went outside the building.

Police have appealed for information about the attacks.

One of the suspects is described as being thin with brown hair and about 5ft 5ins tall.

He was wearing navy jeans and a T-shirt.

The other suspect was about 5ft 11ins tall with dark hair.

He was wearing jeans and a burgundy and white jumper.