Londonderry: Two arrested following 'hate crime'

The assault is reported to have happened on the Lecky Road
Image caption The assault is reported to have happened on the Lecky Road

Police have arrested two women following the report of an assault on a 19-year-old woman in Londonderry.

The assault happened at about 23:00 BST on Saturday in the Lecky Road area of the city.

It is being treated as a sectarian hate crime.

Police said the victim sustained cuts to her head and was taken to hospital. Both women, aged 19 and 21, remain in custody.