Belfast Telegraph

Man in 'serious condition' following alleged assault in Belfast city centre.

By Mark Edwards

A man is in a serious condition in hospital following reports of an assault in Great Victoria Street in Belfast.

A police spokesman said two men have been arrested following the incident.

A spokesman for the Northern Ireland Ambulance Service told the Belfast Telegraph: "We got a call just before 6.30pm from the police reporting an assault in Great Victoria Street. We took the patient to the Royal Victoria Hospital and he is in what is described as a serious condition."

The Belfast Telegraph understands the incident happened on the upper floors of a building on Great Victoria Street.

Police at the scene of an incident in the Great Victoria Street area of Belfast on March 6th 2018 (Photo by Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph)

Police remain at the scene tonight.

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