Gardai appeal for information following sexual assault

Aine Fitzgerald

Reporter:

Aine Fitzgerald

Garda
GARDAI investigating an alleged sexual assault in Charleville last night have issued a description of the attacker.

GARDAI investigating an alleged sexual assault in Charleville last night have issued a description of the attacker.

He is described as being in his mid 20s, between 5’6’’ and 5’8’’ in height, wearing a grey hoodie and dark pants, clean shaven with an Irish accent.

The woman, who is aged in her sixties, was set upon in an area near the church in Charleville known as the Turrets, as she made her way home from bingo in the local community hall.

Her attacker dragged her into the driveway of a private house where the sexual assault took place. She also suffered head injuries.

Gardai have appealed for anyone with information to contact Charleville Garda Station on 063-81222 or Mallow Garda station on 022-31450.