Four men arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after man sustains serious head injuries - victim in critical condition in hospital

Four men have been arrested after a serious gang attack on a man in his 40s last night.

By The Newsroom
Tuesday, 2nd June 2020, 9:15 am

Detectives are investigating the serious assault in the area of the Laharna Retail Park in Larne.

A report was received at around 9.30pm on Monday evening that a man, aged in his 40’s, had been assaulted by a number of males.

The man sustained serious head injuries as a result of the assault and was taken to hospital where he remains today in a critical condition.


Officers investigating the incident have arrested four men aged 25, 29, 31 and 45 on suspicion of attempted murder.

All four men are currently in custody assisting with police enquiries.

Anyone with any information about this incident or who may be able to help with our investigation, is asked to call detectives in Larne on the non-emergency number 101 quoting reference number 2367 01/06/20, or submit a report online using our non-emergency reporting form via You can also contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at