Man taken away in car and assaulted near Coleraine


A man was abducted in Coleraine by a number of men and taken away in a car before being assaulted in the early hours of Friday morning.

The 28 year-old was managed to get away, police said, and later received treatment for not life threatening injuries.

The victim had been transported in an old style Vauxhall Astra between 1am and 2am and assaulted in fields on the outskirts of the town.

Police have appealed for information.