Crime

Gardaí following definite line of enquiry in Kilkenny hammer attack

Mary Cody

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Mary Cody

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mary.cody@kilkennypeople.ie

Gardaí following definite line of enquiry in Kilkenny hammer attack

Gardaí in Kilkenny are investigating an assault which took place at Black Abbey Square on Friday night.

A man sustained head injuries after he was struck in the head with a hammer a number of times. The injured party received medical attention at St Luke's Hospital.

The incident took place at 8.30pm. Gardaí are following a definite line of enquiry and investigations are ongoing.