A MAN was beaten with an iron bar in an incident in Knocknaheeny last night while a woman was also assaulted.
The incident occurred at Fota Lawn, Knocknaheeny at approximately 8pm last night.
It is understood that a number of people were involved in the altercation and that they were known to each other.
Sources said that a man, who is in his 30s, was assaulted with an iron bar. A woman was also assaulted during the fracas.
Both were taken to hospital for treatment but did not receive serious injuries.
Concerned neighbours raised the alarm and gardaí attended the scene.
No arrests have yet been made but the incident remains under investigation.
Gardai in Gurranabraher are investigating.