Northern Ireland

Man dies after Portadown assault

Police vehicle

A 26-year-old man who was the victim of an assault in Portadown on Saturday has died.

Police said the man was attacked in the town's Westland Road area and was treated in hospital for his injuries.

The assault, however, was not reported to police at the time. The victim died on Wednesday. A post mortem examination will be carried out later.

A 22-year-old man was arrested in Portadown in connection with the incident on Thursday morning.

Detectives have appealed for anyone who witnessed the attack or who has information about it to contact them.