Wednesday 20 September 2017

Man fights for life after St Patrick's night assault

A man was fighting for his life after being assaulted by up to two other men on St Patrick's night.

The attack happened on the Ballymun Road, north Dublin, outside a pharmacy at around 9pm.

The man, 48, suffered head injuries and was taken to Beaumont Hospital where his condition is described as critical.

Gardai are appealing for witnesses to come forward and contact Ballymun garda station.

It is understood the injured man was from the Ballymun area.

Press Association

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