Gardaí are at the scene of an incident that took place in North Kilkenny shortly after noon.
According to local reports, a 17-year-old female was out exercising on a road in the Johnstown area when she was attacked.
A garda spokesperson confirmed that they are currently responding to a report in Johnstown, Co Kilkenny which occurred shortly before lunchtime.
The garda helicopter is currently at the scene.
More to follow.
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