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# assault - Yesterday’s News

Man due in court charged in connection with death of man in Kerry

Stephen O’Connor passed away on Monday.

# assault - Thursday 14 February, 2019

Man in his 20s arrested over fatal Kerry assault last weekend

Stephen O’Connor died from injuries sustained in the attack on Sunday morning.

# assault - Wednesday 13 February, 2019

One arrested after large crowd gathers around two men fighting on Dublin's O'Connell Street

Footage from the scene shows two men throwing punches in front of a large crowd of onlookers.

# assault - Tuesday 12 February, 2019

Man pleads guilty to assaulting 10-week-old baby girl

He pleaded guilty to intentionally or recklessly causing serious harm to the infant at an address in Co Louth on 13 March 2017.

# assault - Monday 11 February, 2019

Man (32) injured in weekend assault in Kerry dies in hospital

The 32-year-old man was pronounced dead at Cork University Hospital earlier today.

# assault - Sunday 10 February, 2019

Man in critical condition after assault in Kerry

Gardaí have appealed for witnesses to come forward.

# assault - Friday 8 February, 2019

Retired surgeon Michael Shine found guilty of groping seven boys in his care over three decades

Judge Martin Nolan adjourned the matter until 22 February next for sentencing.

Woman forgives ex-partner who raped her while she slept, court hears

Justice Carmel Stewart imposed a seven-year sentence with the final 18 months suspended.

# assault - Friday 1 February, 2019

Gardaí investigate after two Quinn company employees allegedly assaulted in Cavan

The attacker reportedly fled the scene after members of the public intervened.

Roma fan charged over assault of Sean Cox

The Italian man was extradited to England yesterday.

# assault - Tuesday 29 January, 2019

Attackers put rope around US actor's neck in suspected racist, homophobic assault

Jussie Smollett was approached by two men who proceeded to shout slurs before attacking him.

# assault - Monday 21 January, 2019

Camogie star charged with assaulting two women in Cork pub

The alleged incident happened in February 2018.

# assault - Saturday 19 January, 2019

Gardaí investigating after teen allegedly assaulted and threatened by two men

The incident happened on Station Road, Sutton in Dublin at around 5.30pm on Wednesday.

# assault - Thursday 17 January, 2019

Retired surgeon groped genitals of patient (15) while resting his head on his chest, jury hears

Michael Shine (86) of Ballsbridge, Dublin has pleaded not guilty to the thirteen charges allegedly committed.

# assault - Monday 14 January, 2019

Judge rejects HSE paramedic's application to reverse guilty plea to assaulting two students

It is now 10 months since Andrew Long pleaded guilty to the offences.

# assault - Saturday 12 January, 2019

Appeal for witnesses after alleged assault in Temple Bar

A man in his 30s was treated for injuries in hospital.

# assault - Friday 11 January, 2019

From The42 Liverpool and Ireland to take part in Aviva legends match in aid of Sean Cox Worthy Cause

Liverpool and Ireland to take part in Aviva legends match in aid of Sean Cox

Former footballing greats are set to line out in Dublin on 12 April.

# assault - Thursday 10 January, 2019

Man walking home from work seriously injured after attack by gang of teens in west Dublin

The incident happened yesterday afternoon.

# assault - Monday 7 January, 2019

Former pro boxer arrested after attack on police officers during Paris yellow vest protest

The ex-boxer has been identified by French media as 37-year-old Christophe Dettinger.

# assault - Friday 4 January, 2019

Former senator found guilty of assaulting 3 gardaí

Heffernan appeared in court on charges brought following events relating to 31 July/ 1 August 2016.

# assault - Monday 31 December, 2018

Two Irish men charged over alleged assault in Sydney

The men appeared in court at the weekend.

# assault - Monday 24 December, 2018

Murder, assault and drug offences: Over 1,200 Irish people arrested by Met Police this year FOI

Murder, assault and drug offences: Over 1,200 Irish people arrested by Met Police this year

A total of 145 Irish people were arrested by Met Police for common assault.

# assault - Monday 17 December, 2018

Appeal for witnesses after serious assault in Co Offaly

A man in his 20s was taken to Midland Regional Hospital in Tullamore for treatment.

# assault - Friday 14 December, 2018

Man charged over death of man who was assaulted in Waterford

He is due to appear before a special sitting of Waterford District Court this evening.

Man who fled Ireland and changed identity after driving car into group of friends given six-year sentence

David Marcinkiewicz drove his car into a group of three male friends shortly after instigating a fight with them at a petrol station.

# assault - Thursday 13 December, 2018

Incident in which garda was hospitalised being investigated by GSOC

The incident happened at around 1am in the Rose Lawn area of Castlerea, Co Roscommon.

# assault - Sunday 9 December, 2018

On duty garda suffers injuries after early morning assault

The garda is understood to have been responding to a call.

# assault - Thursday 29 November, 2018

Four men released in soccer referee assault investigation

The men were released in the early hours of this morning.

# assault - Wednesday 28 November, 2018

Four men arrested in relation to assault on referee after soccer match

The assault occurred at Horseleap, Co. Offaly, on Sunday 11 November after a match between Horseleap and Mullingar Town.

Teen charged with assault after video of attack on 15-year old Syrian refugee at UK school goes viral

The incident took place in the town of Almondbury near Huddersfield.

# assault - Tuesday 27 November, 2018

'Sickening attack': Gang found guilty of pouring corrosive substance down victim's throat

The attack was revenge for a video that was posted online, the Metropolitan Police said.

Man rammed girlfriend's face off door and kicked her in head with steel-toe shoe

Joseph Fraser attacked his girlfriend after she hid his car keys so he wouldn’t drink-drive, a court heard.

Teen launched 'completely unprovoked attack' that resulted in victim losing half of both his front teeth

The attack happened at Bachelors Walk in Dublin city centre.

# assault - Thursday 22 November, 2018

Attacker apologises to screwdriver assault victim he left 'pouring blood' on Luas

Lee Murray (23) pleaded guilty to assault of Sam Hess causing him harm.

# assault - Wednesday 21 November, 2018

From The42 Bendtner to serve 50-day prison sentence for assaulting taxi driver after dropping appeal Case Closed

Bendtner to serve 50-day prison sentence for assaulting taxi driver after dropping appeal

The Denmark international was found guilty earlier this month after the victim reportedly suffered a broken jaw.

# assault - Monday 19 November, 2018

Former England footballer Paul Gascoigne charged with sexual assault during a train journey

The incident is alleged to have happened on a train from York to Durham during the summer.

# assault - Friday 16 November, 2018

Possible lifetime ban to be brought in for people who assault referees Daniel Sweeney This post contains videos

Possible lifetime ban to be brought in for people who assault referees

A new tiered system of sanctions is set to be introduced.

# assault - Monday 12 November, 2018

Investigation underway after soccer referee injured during assault at midlands match

Gardaí were called to the incident at a football club in Horseleap, Co Offaly shortly before 1pm yesterday.

# assault - Sunday 21 October, 2018

Mayo man (49) questioned over alleged rape of 75-year-old woman in Ennis

The alleged incident was reported to Gardaí on Thursday.

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