28 Sept 2022

BREAKING: Man arrested following assault in Limerick city overnight


Picture: Brendan Gleeson

Gardaí in Limerick are investigating an incident of assault that occurred in the Ballinacurra Weston area of Limerick city, in the early hours of this morning, Sunday March 6 2022.

A man aged in his late 30s has been taken to Cork University Hospital to be treated for non-life threatening injuries.

Meanwhile, a man aged in his early 50s was arrested at the scene and taken to Roxboro Road Garda Station where he is currently detained under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984.

The area is currently preserved for Scenes of Crime Investigators to conduct an examination and traffic restrictions are in place. 

A Garda press office statement confirmed that "Investigations are ongoing" in relation to the incident. 

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