Newbridge man suffers serious injuries following alleged attack in outside area of garage

Man is reported to have been attacked by up to four men this morning outside McLoughlin's Garage

Louise McCarthy

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Newbridge man suffers serious injuries following alleged attack in outside area of garage

Newbridge Gardaí are this morning appealing for witnesses to an assault this morning leaving a man with serious injuries. 

Gardaí are appealing for witness following an assault on a man in his 20s in Newbridge Co. Kildare.

The injured man, in his twenties,  is reported to have been  assaulted by a number of men, (possibly up to four), in the forecourt of a garage at Ballymany, Newbridge shortly after 12 midnight this morning.

The injured man received a hand injury and was taken by ambulance to Tallaght Hospital where he is receiving treatment for his injuries.

The suspects left the scene in a grey Nissan Primera registration number 06 RN 2133.  This car was later found abandoned at Pollardstown Fen.  A technical examination of the scene of the incident and of the car is underway.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Newbridge Garda Station on 045 431212.