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Man released after murder bid close to Newcastle bar

Two men stabbed

Two men sustained wounds during an incident close to a bar in Newcastle, Co Down
Two men sustained wounds during an incident close to a bar in Newcastle, Co Down

A 20-year-old man arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after two people were stabbed in Newcastle, Co Down, has been released pending further investigation.

It's understood two males sustained wounds during the incident close to a bar on the Bryansford Road shortly before midnight on Friday, December 21.

Both victims were taken to hospital for treatment.

Detective Sergeant Johnston said: "Detectives are appealing for anyone with information or who may have dash-cam footage regarding this crime to get in touch on 101, quoting reference number 6 22/12/18."

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