GARDAÍ in Cork have arrested a man in connection with an assault that occurred in the city centre earlier today.
At approximately 3:55pm Gardaí were called to Oliver Plunkett Street after a man in his 50s was assaulted.
It is understood that the incident occurred outside the GPO.
In a statement issued by the Garda Press Office they said:
"Gardaí are investigating an assault of a male in his 50s that occurred on Oliver Plunket Street today, at approximately 3:55pm.
"A male has been arrested in relation to this.
"Investigations are ongoing."