Northern Ireland

Warrenpoint: Man, 38, arrested on suspicion of attempted murder

A man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder in County Down.

Police said the 38-year-old man was arrested at Springfield Road, Warrenpoint, at about 01:30 GMT on Friday 10 January.

It happened after a 48-year-old man was beaten. He is being treated in hospital. His injuries are not thought to be life threatening.

Police are also questioning the man about having an offensive weapon. They have appealed for information.