Man 'suffers serious head injuries following altercation'

A Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) patrol car equipped with Automatic Number Plate Recognition (ANPR) cameras in Belfast.
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A man in his 30s has been taken to hospital after suffering serious head injuries following an altercation, the PSNI has said.

Police investigating the incident, which occurred in the Castle Street area of Comber on Friday May 13, have arrested two men and a woman.

Inspector Moore said: "Shortly after 4.35pm, it was initially reported that an altercation had occurred in the street between a male and a female.

"Following further enquiries, it was established that a further altercation had occurred at a property in the area. One man aged in his 30s was taken to hospital with serious head injuries following the altercation which occurred at the property.“A woman aged in her 20s, one man aged in his 20s and one man aged in his 30s have been arrested. All three are currently in police custody at this time.“Enquiries are continuing and we would appeal to anyone who has any information or who witnessed the incident, to contact police on 101 quoting reference number 1310 13/05/22. Alternatively, information can be provided to Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at www.crimestoppers-uk.org.”