Gardaí in Kilkenny are investigating an alleged assault that occurred at 7am on Saturday morning in the Irishtown area of the city.
A father and son, were approached by two intoxicated men. The father received a punch to the eye resulting in a cut above the eye, the son received a slap to the face.
The father was taken to St Lukes Hospital where he was treated for his injuries.
Gardaí are appealing to anyone with information to contact Kilkenny Garda Station.
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