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Man charged with assault

AN 18-year-old man was charged last night over the weekend assault of a man in Waterford city.

A 23-year-old man received wounds to his neck, face and back in an incident that occurred shortly after 4am on Saturday at John's Street.

He was brought to Waterford Regional Hospital for treatment.

Luke Rio (18), with an address at St Dominic's Court, Bridge Street, Waterford, appeared before Waterford District Court yesterday evening charged with assault causing serious harm. He was remanded to appear before the court tomorrow.

Irish Independent