Northern Ireland

Man arrested in Omagh after police car damaged

A 20-year-old man has been arrested in Omagh on suspicion of a number of offences including assaulting and resisting police officers and possession of an offensive weapon.

Police said they received a report that a car had been stolen in the Ardstraw area at about 0530 BST on Friday.

Shortly before 0900 BST the car was spotted heading into Omagh and was stopped by police at Thornville Park. A police vehicle was damaged during the incident.