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Teenage girl is injured in assault near co Antrim train station

A girl suffered minor injuries after she was attacked near a Co Antrim train station late on Saturday night
A girl suffered minor injuries after she was attacked near a Co Antrim train station late on Saturday night

By Staff Reporter

A girl suffered minor injuries after she was attacked near a Co Antrim train station late on Saturday night.

Detectives are appealing for witnesses following the assault on the teenager in New Mossley, Newtownabbey.

The girl was walking close to Mossley West train station at around 10.30pm when she was approached and assaulted by a man.

She managed to run away from him, but suffered a cut lip and cuts to her knees during the incident.

The man is described as aged in his late 20s, is around 5ft 10ins tall, of medium build with ginger stubble and bushy eyebrows.

He was wearing a grey track top and grey bottoms.

Police have appealed for anyone who witnessed the incident or anyone who witnessed a male matching the description of the attacker in the area of Mossley West train station on Saturday night to get in touch with detectives at Strandtown on the 101 number quoting reference 1640 30/03/19.

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