Man due to appear in court in relation to assault in South Kilkenny

Further more serious charges are expected

Mary Cody

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Mary Cody

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Man due to appear in court in relation to assault in South Kilkenny

Thomastown Garda Station

A man is due to appear in court this morning in connection with a serious assault in South Kilkenny in the early hours of Sunday morning.

The alleged victim reported the assault to gardaí and told them that she was getting a lift home from the man, when he attacked her. It is understood that the parties are not known to each other.

Following enquiries were made by gardaí and a  location was identified on Sunday afternoon in South Kilkenny and a man was arrested.

The 36-year-old is due to appear before Waterford District Court this morning.