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Monday 16 December 2019

Police hunt for one toothed man in connection with assault of teenage girl

PSNI squad car
PSNI squad car

Independent.ie Newsdesk and Agencies

Police in Northern Ireland are searching for a man with one tooth in connection to the assault of a 15-year-old girl.

The teenager was attacked in Derry in the early hours of this morning.

The assault occurred in the Racecourse Road area between approximately 1:30am and 3:00am.

The victim described her attacker as having a single upper tooth and is believed to be in his early twenties.

He's described as speaking with a Derry accent and was wearing a red hoodie with white stripes.

PSNI are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information who may have been in the area at the time.

Anyone with information is urged to contact the PSNI Serious Crime Branch, Mahon Road Police Station on 028 3836 6274, alternatively, they can contact independent  charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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