Page last updated at 15:42 GMT, Saturday, 1 May 2010 16:42 UK

Assault 'sectarian hate crime'


Three people have been injured during an assault in Coleraine.

Two men and a woman were walking along Killowen Street at 2300 BST on Friday when a number of people approached them.

One of the men suffered a cut to his head, the other received cuts and bruising to his face, while the woman suffered shock, bruising and a sore back.

Police are treating the assault as a sectarian hate crime.

Police said they will continue to work closely with the community while they investigate the assault.

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