The PSNI tonight (Thursday) received a report of a stabbing incident in the Coleraine area, and promptly attended.
On arrival to the Ballysally estate, they PSNI quickly made an arrest and located a knife which they have described as approx ‘8 inches’.
On social media the PSNI have issued the following;
‘Tonight has been a very busy night for C Section Coleraine! We attended a report of a stabbing incident ongoing in the Coleraine area. Police arrived within minutes and apprehended a male suspect. In doing so they where able to locate and seize a large knife approximately 8 inches in length. Whilst some call signs where dealing with the detained male the remaining call signs where attending to the injured person. Thankfully on this occasion the injured party only received minor injuries.
If anyone has any information regarding tonight’s incident please contact Police on 101 quoting reference 1076 of 14/02/19′