Man in serious condition after assault in Dublin

Michael Bolton

A man is in a serious condition in hospital after he was assaulted in Clondalkin, Dublin on Thursday.

Shortly after 11 am, gardaí and emergency services responded to an incident at St. Cuthbert's Park, where a man in his 20s had been seriously assaulted.

The victim sustained multiple lacerations during the incident and was subsequently transported by ambulance to Tallaght Hospital for treatment. His condition is understood to be serious but stable.

The scene is currently preserved for technical examination, and an incident room has been established at Ballyfermot Garda Station.

The investigation is being led by a Garda Senior Investigating Officer (SIO). At present, no arrests have been made.

Gardaí are appealing to anyone who witnessed the assault to come forward. Additionally, individuals with mobile phone, CCTV, or dashcam recordings from the area at the time are encouraged to provide this footage to investigating gardaí.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Ballyfermot Garda Station 01 666 7200, the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111, or any Garda Station.