Woman released in Limerick assault probe

David Hurley

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David Hurley

A man was seriously injured after he was assaulted at Knock Hill. Picture: Adrian Butler
A WOMAN who was being questioned about a serious assault which has left a man fighting for his life has been released without charge.

A WOMAN who was being questioned about a serious assault which has left a man fighting for his life has been released without charge.

The 24-year-old was arrested late on Wednesday night by gardai investigating the incident at an apartment at Knock Hill on the Ennis Road.

A garda spokesman confirmed she was released last night and that a file is being prepared for the Director of Public Prosecutions in relation to the incident.

A 26-year-old man remains in a criticalconditiion at Cork University Hospital (CUH) after he sustained serious head injuries while attending a party on Tuesday night.

The man, who is from County Clare, was initially treated at University Hospital Limerick but was subsequently transferred to CUH.

Gardai at Mayorstone station are investigating the incident and can be contacted at (061) 456980.

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