ASSAULT

Tipperary gardai appeal for witnesses following serious assault on man in Clonmel

MAN IN HIS THIRTIES ATTACKED NEAR BUS STOP

Tipperary gardai appeal for witnesses following serious assault on man in Clonmel

Gardai cordon off a crime scene at the bus stop in Queen Street.

Clonmel gardai are investigating a serious assault in the town centre in the past hour.

A man was assaulted in Queen Street near the bus stop.

The man is believed to be in his thirties.

A number of areas were cordoned off as gardai carried out investigations between the bus stop and the traffic lights at the junction of O’Neill Street.

A garda spokesman said the victim suffered serious but not life threatening injuries.

A man is in custody.

Gardai are appealing for any witnesses to the incident to contact Clonmel garda station.