Northern Ireland

Lurgan: Teenager, 17, arrested over assault on police

A 17-year-old youth has been arrested in Lurgan, County Armagh, in connection with an assault on police officers and possession of an offensive weapon.

He was detained in the Levin Road area on Friday afternoon.

Police said it followed a report of a male with a knife in William Street in the town at about 14:00 GMT.

The teenager is currently in custody assisting police with their inquiries.