Saturday 25 May 2019

Man (22) critical after being hit with rock in Tuam

A 22-year-old man is in a critical condition in Beaumont Hospital in Dublin following an assault in north Co Galway in the early hours of this morning.

Shane Grogan sustained severe head injuries after a rock was thrown at him by one of three people he met while walking along the Milltown Road in Tuam at around 3.30am.

Gardai have arrested a man in his late teens has been arrested in connection with attack. He is being questioned at Tuam Garda Station.

Shane is the son of well-known local business people Joe and Joan Grogan.

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