Man and woman sustain ‘cuts and bruising’ in city gang assault on Flax Street - damage also caused to house and car

A man and woman have sustained injuried after an incident at Flax Street, north Belfast, on Friday 23rd April.

Monday, 26th April 2021, 10:47 am

It was reported that shortly after 1pm, the man and woman were attacked by a number of males one of whom was armed with a wheel brace.

The man and woman sustained cuts and bruising, and damage was also caused to a car and a house in the area, by the males as part of this incident.

Anyone with any information about this incident or who may be able to help with the investigation, is asked to call detectives at Musgrave on the non-emergency number 101 quoting reference number 856 23/04/21, or to submit a report online using our non-emergency reporting form via You can also contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at

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The PSNi are appealing for information.