Young man in serious condition after Co Donegal assault

The man, who is in his 20s, was attacked in the Emmet Park area of Castlefin just before midnight on Saturday.
Young man in serious condition after Co Donegal assault

Stephen Maguire

A young man has been left in serious condition after being assaulted in Co Donegal.

The man, who is in his 20s, was attacked in the Emmet Park area of Castlefin just before midnight on Saturday.

Another man in his 30s was arrested at the scene and is being questioned at Letterkenny Garda Station.

A Garda spokesperson said: “Gardaí are investigating an alleged assault which occurred before midnight at a residence in the Castlefin area of Donegal on Saturday, 16th April 2022.

“A man (20s) was later taken to Letterkenny University Hospital where he remains in a serious but stable condition.

“Gardaí have arrested a man (30s) in connection with this incident. He is currently detained under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act 1984 at Letterkenny Garda Station.”

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