A 30 year old man has been arrested following a serious assault in the Plantation View area of Limavady on Sunday 15th March.
Detective Sergeant Wallace said: “Shortly after 2:40am, it was reported that a male had been pulled out of a taxi and violently assaulted by another male.
“As a result of this seemingly unprovoked assault the victim in this case has suffered a bleed to the brain and a suspected broken jaw.
“Police arrested a male at the scene of the incident, he has since been released on Police bail.
“Enquiries are continuing to establish the circumstances surrounding the incident and we are following a number of lines of enquiry at this stage.
“We would appeal to anyone who witnessed anything suspicious in the area at the time of the incident to contact detectives on 101, quoting reference number 214 15/03/20. Alternatively, information can also be provided to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 which is 100% anonymous and gives people the power to speak up and stop crime.”