Tuesday 17 September 2019

Man critically ill in hospital following Dublin assault

The 34-year-old was left with serious head injuries following the incident in Tallaght on Saturday.

A man has been left critically ill following an assault in Dublin (PA)
A man has been left critically ill following an assault in Dublin (PA)

By Rebecca Black, PA

A 34-year-old man has been left critically ill following an assault in Dublin.

The man was discovered with serious head injuries in the Killinarden estate in Tallaght shortly after 11pm on Saturday.

He was found by a passer-by who raised the alarm, a Garda spokesman said.

The man has been left in a critical condition in Tallaght Hospital.

An investigation into the incident has been launched and Gardai are appealing for anyone with information to contact Tallaght garda station on 01-6666000 or the Garda confidential line on 1800 666 111.

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