Kilkenny gardai investigating alleged assault on juvenile hurler

Kilkenny gardai investigating alleged assault on juvenile hurler

Kilkenny gardai are investigasting an alleged assault on an underage hurler at an U-14 game last week.

A 13 year old was allegedly assaulted by an adult who came on to the field of play during a game between Galmoy/Windgap and Tullogher Rosbercon at St John's Park in Kilkenny City on Wednesday night.

The game was abandoned.

The 13 year old was treated for minor injuries at the scene and was taken to St Luke's General Hospital, Kilkenny and has been released.

No arrests have been made.