Londonderry assault victim has knife held to his throat

A 20-year-old man has had a knife held to this throat during an assault in Derry.

The incident happened in Galliagh on October 28 but has only been reported to police.

The victim was walking along Heather Road in Galliagh when five unknown males approached him near a local school.

One held a knife to the victim's throat and threatened him. The victim was not injured.

The male with the knife is described as being in his early 20's, of stocky build and was wearing black shoes, tight blue jeans and a black jacket.