Search

21/09/2021

Tipperary crime: three Gardai assaulted in Nenagh while responding to disturbance

Tipperary crime: three Gardai assaulted in Nenagh while responding to disturbance

Three Gardaí were assaulted when they responded to a disturbance in a Nenagh housing estate last weekend.

It is understood that Gardaí received a report of a large gathering of youths at Millersbrook just before 8pm last Saturday.

Two units went to the scene and attempted to break up a row involving several people that were intoxicated.

Three gardaí were assaulted in the course of the incident.

One of them reportedly sustained facial injuries and has not yet returned to work.

Two male youths were arrested at the scene.

The matter is currently under investigation and a file is being considered for the Director of Public Prosecutions.

Meanwhile, in a separate incident, two males were arrested for assault in Roscrea last Monday.

The incident occurred in a car park at the rear of Roscrea Shopping Centre before 5pm.

More News

Buy the e-paper of the Donegal Democrat, Donegal People's Press, Donegal Post and Inish Times here for instant access to Donegal's premier news titles.

Keep up with the latest news from Donegal with our daily newsletter featuring the most important stories of the day delivered to your inbox every evening at 5pm.