Wednesday 25 April 2018

Two men arrested following incident in which man sustained 'serious facial injuries'


Gardaí have arrested two men following an overnight incident in Sligo.

At around 3.30am gardaí were called to the scene of a disturbance at a house in Avondale, Sligo town.

A man in 20s injured during the incident was taken by ambulance to Sligo General Hospital with serious facial injuries.

His injuries are not believed to be life threatening.

Two men aged in their early 20s were arrested in connection with the incident and are currently detained under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984, at Sligo Garda Station.

An examination of the scene is ongoing and investigating gardaí are appealing for witnesses.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Sligo Garda Station 071-9157000 or the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111.

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