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Gardai appeal for witnesses to assault which left man in critical condition

Crime DeskBy Shuki Byrne
Gardai in Dublin are investigating the serious assault which occurred in the early hours of Sunday
Gardai in Dublin are investigating the serious assault which occurred in the early hours of Sunday

Gardai are appealing to the public for witnesses to a serious assault which left a man in critical condition in hospital.

Officers in Dublin are investigating the assault, which occurred at St Stephen’s Green West in the early hours of Sunday morning.

 A 45-year-old man suffered serious injuries when he was assaulted by another man at approximately 3.30am. 

He was taken to Saint James’ Hospital and later transferred to Beaumont Hospital where he remains in a critical but stable condition.   

The scene was preserved and technically examined, a Garda spokesperson said. 

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to this assault or anyone with information to contact them at Pearse Street Garda Station on 01 6669000, The Garda Confidential Line, 1800 666111 or any Garda Station.