Tuesday 12 December 2017

Teenager to appear in court in connection with Blanchardstown assault

A TEENAGER is due to appear at Blanchardstown District Court today in connection with a serious assault on Saturday.

Two men were also arrested and released without charge following the incident at Fortlawn Park, Blanchardstown, West Dublin. A file is to be sent to the DPP.

At approximately 6.30am four males were sitting in a parked car at Fortlawn Park when they were approached and set upon by a group of males.

During the incident one of the occupants of the car, a 21 year old male, was seriously assaulted.

The car was taken by the assailants and later found on fire short distance away at Sheepmore Green.

The injured man was taken by ambulance to Connolly Hospital and later moved to Beaumont Hospital where he is receiving treatment for serious head injuries.

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