Northern Ireland

Man critically injured in Keady car attack

Kinelowen Street, Keady
Image caption The attack happened in Kinelowen Street in Keady

A 25-year-old man has been critically injured after the car he was in was attacked in south Armagh.

Shortly after 05:00 GMT on Sunday an object was thrown through the windscreen of the car the man was a passenger in.

It happened on Kinelowen Street in Keady. The man is in hospital where he is being treated for serious head injuries.

A 27-year-old man was arrested and is being questioned about the attack.

Police have appealed for witnesses and want to to speak to the man who was driving the Citroen Xsara.