Woman hospitalised after being attacked in head with drill

first_imgA young woman is in a critical but stable condition following a horrific attack with a cordless drill in Strabane today.The incident happened in the Railway Street area at around 2am this morning.The PSNI said a 17-year-old man was detained near the scene and is being questioned. Police said the 38-year-old woman sustained a very serious head injury and was taken to hospital.Police also said they are exploring a possible homophobic motive for the crime.They have appealed for anyone with information to contact police in Strabane.Det Sgt Brian Reid said: “This was a brutal attack and the injuries sustained by the victim are extremely grave.” Woman hospitalised after being attacked in head with drill was last modified: May 5th, 2018 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:drillPSNIstrabaneTyronelast_img read more