Gardai investigate sexual assault in city

Gardai in Kilkenny are investigating an allegation of a serious sexual assault in the city, which took place over the weekend.

Gardai in Kilkenny are investigating an allegation of a serious sexual assault in the city, which took place over the weekend.

A woman was allegedly raped in the New Street area of the city between the hours of 1 and 2am on Sunday morning.

Gardai have asked for anyone in the area who might have witnessed anything to contact Kilkenny Garda Station on 056-7775000 or Garda Confidential is 1800-666111.