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Shock images of street brawl outside school

By Staff Reporter

Police are investigating a street brawl outside a primary school in west Belfast.

Violence spilled on to the Bell Steel Road in Poleglass on Monday afternoon. Video footage shows a crowd of people involved in a confrontation outside St Kieran's before violence erupted.

One man holding a hurling stick is seen fighting a shirtless man wearing shorts.

Two women were later arrested.

The PSNI said: "Police investigating an incident on the Bell Steel Road on Monday, January 16, arrested a woman aged 22 on suspicion of assault and threats to kill and a woman aged 38 on suspicion of assault.

"Both women were later released on police bail pending further enquiries, which are ongoing."

It appealed for witnesses to contact Woodbourne on 101 quoting reference 536 16/01/17.

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