Gardai in Limerick investigate 'unprovoked assault' that left man seriously injured

Henry Street gardai investigating attack and appealing for witnesses

Gardai in Limerick investigate 'unprovoked assault' that left man seriously injured

Gardai at Henry Street are appealing for witnesses to come forward

GARDAI in Limerick are investigating an “unprovoked assault” that left a man seriously injured.

The assault, which happened on Carr Street in the city around midnight on Saturday night, early Sunday morning, saw a man left with his jaw broken.

“A male in his early 20s was approached by another male and asked for a cigarette, suddenly the male in his 20s was struck in the face and his jaw was broken,” said a garda spokesperson.

“Gardai in Henry Street are looking for any witnesses to this unprovoked assault and can be contacted on 061-212400,” added the spokesperson.