Young man (21) in serious condition after apparent assault overnight
A young man is in a serious condition in hospital after an apparent assault in Navan, county Meath in the early hours of this morning.
Gardai say they were alerted at 3am to the man (21) who was lying on the ground on Watergate Street.
He was taken by ambulance to Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital, Drogheda where his condition was described as serious.
Gardaí are appealing for anybody who was in the Watergate Street area between 2.45am and 3.30am who may have witnessed the assault or any motorists who may have passed through Watergate Street around those times and have Dashcam footage to contact Navan Garda Station on 046 - 9036100, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any garda station.
Investigations are ongoing.