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Garda Ombudsman still seeking information on mystery man

The man was found unconscious outside the Arlington Hotel in Dublin. He is in a serious condition in hospital and the Ombudsman is still seeking his identity.

Arlington Hotel, Lord Edward St
Arlington Hotel, Lord Edward St
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MYSTERY CONTINUES TO surround an unidentified man who was found outside a Dublin city hotel this weekend.

The Garda Síochána Ombudsman Commission said yesterday that it is seeking the public’s assistance in helping identify the man, who was found seemingly unconscious outside the Arlington Hotel on Lord Edward Street, Dublin, around 6pm on Friday evening.

Today, a spokesperson said that no information about the man’s identity had yet been uncovered.

The Ombudsman says the man has a white complexion and is in his late 40′s/ early 50′s, is of slight build, with greyish hair and a moustache.

On the night in question, gardaí were called to the scene and the man was subsequently taken to Pearse Street Garda Station.

He was taken by ambulance to hospital late on Friday night, where he remains in a serious condition.

The incident was referred to the Garda Ombudsman in accordance with section 102(1) of the Garda Síochána Act 2005.

The Garda Ombudsman is continuing to ask anybody with information that may be of assistance to contact it on 1890 600 800.

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