Saturday 27 May 2017

Gardaí issue appeal for help after woman (40s) attacked in South Dublin

Gardaí near the Bayview Estate in Killiney. Photo: Mark Condren
Gardaí near the Bayview Estate in Killiney. Photo: Mark Condren
Gardaí near the Bayview Estate in Killiney. Photo: Mark Condren
Gardaí near the Bayview Estate in Killiney. Photo: Mark Condren
Independent.ie Newsdesk

Independent.ie Newsdesk

Gardaí have issued an appeal for help after a woman was assaulted in South Dublin on Monday evening.

The woman, who is in her early 40s, was assaulted by a man close to the entrance of Bayview in Killiney at approximately 5.45pm.

She suffered minor injuries in the attack.

Gardaí said the culprit is believed to have fled the scene on foot in the direction of Killiney Hill Road.

Gardai are currently attempting to establish if the attacker followed the woman a short distance before the attack, or if she was targeted as she walk in his direction. (stock photo)
Gardai are currently attempting to establish if the attacker followed the woman a short distance before the attack, or if she was targeted as she walk in his direction. (stock photo)

Gardaí said they are anxious to speak with any members of the public that were in the vicinity of Killiney Dart Station, Seafield Road, Killiney Hill Road, Military Road and Bayview anytime between 5pm and 6.30pm on the evening.

They are also appealling to taxi drivers and any members of the public who were travelling by car in that vicinity and whose vehicle was fitted with a recordable dash camera system.

Witnesses are asked to contact Dun Laoghaire Garda Station 01-6665000, the Garda Confidential Telephone line 1 800 666 111 or any Garda Station.

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