Northern Ireland

Greenisland attack: Ambulance crew assaulted and vehicle damaged

Two members of the ambulance service were assaulted and their vehicle was damaged during an attack in Greenisland, County Antrim.

Police said the incident happened in in the Knockleigh Drive area at about 06:50 BST on Sunday.

They said a man attacked a woman in her 30s, before assaulting the ambulance crew. He smashed a windscreen on the ambulance and caused damage to a defibrillator.

Police said a man had been arrested.

They said he was arrested on suspicion of possession of a class C controlled drug, two counts of criminal damage and three counts of common assault.