A 23-year-old man has sustained life threatening injuries, following a reported assault at a location between North Bridge and Church View.
Police are appealing for witnesses to the assault which occurred yesterday afternoon at around midday, near to the Tesco.
He was taken to hospital where his condition is described as critical.
A 19-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of assault and remains in police custody.
Police are asking witnesses or anyone with information to call 101, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111, quoting incident number 338 of December 8 2014.