In­ves­ti­ga­tion into se­ri­ous as­sault

New Ross Standard - - NEWS -

Gardai in Graigue­na­managh are fol­low­ing a def­i­nite line of in­quiry fol­low­ing a se­ri­ous as­sault in the town.

On Sun­day, Septem­ber 3, a man in his 50s was se­ri­ously as­saulted in an un­pro­voked at­tack in a premises in the town cen­tre.

He was knocked to the ground a num­ber of times and beaten in the at­tack.

The man re­ceived se­ri­ous fa­cial in­juries dur­ing the as­sault as well as a num­ber of other in­juries.

His at­tacker, be­lieved a lo­cal man in his late 20s, then fled the scene.

Gardai said they are fol­low­ing a def­i­nite line of in­quiry in re­spect of the as­sault and a num­ber of state­ments have been taken in the mat­ter.

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