A 19-YEAR-OLD man had a knife put to his throat as he walked through a Dundalk housing estate in the early hours of Monday morning.
The victim was alone in O'Hanlon Park around 2 a.m. when a man came up behind him, put a knife to his throat and stole money from his back pocket. The mugger ran into O'Hanlon Park after the attack. He is described as being 5ft 7'' tall, of slim build and has a scar on the right side of his neck. He was wearing a black hat and hoodie with dark-coloured Adidas tracksuit bottoms.
Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact Dundalk Garda station on 042 9335577.