Brother of GAA star critically injured in assault

The brother of a Derry GAA star is fighting for his life in hospital after being assaulted in Cookstown, Co Tyrone, over the weekend.

Connor McCusker, the 31-year-old brother of Derry vice-captain Niall McCusker, is critically ill in hospital following the incident yesterday morning.

A man in his 20s is being questioned in connection with the assault.

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