Northern Ireland

Man 'kidnapped and assaulted' in Craigavon

A 42-year-old man has been the victim of an alleged kidnapping and assault in Craigavon early on Sunday.

Police said they believe the man was coming home from a party when he was attacked by a group of men who got out of a car in the Aghagallon area of Craigavon between 0300 and 0330 GMT.

The men allegedly hit him about the head and body with sticks and bats.

They then pulled him into the boot of the car and drove a short distance before throwing him out.

Police have appealed for anyone with information about the incident to contact them.