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Man seriously injured in Dundalk assault

The victim in his early 30s was hospitalised after the attack early this morning.

General view of Mullaharlin Park, where the assault took place
General view of Mullaharlin Park, where the assault took place
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A MAN IS BEING treated in hospital after sustaining serious injuries when he was attacked in Dundalk.

The victim in his early 30s was assaulted at a house in the town in the early hours of this morning.

He is currently being treated at Our Lady of Lourdes hospital in Drogheda after the incident on Mullaharlin Park, off the town’s Dublin Road.

Another man, also aged in his 30s, was arrested at the scene. He is now being held at Dundalk garda station under section four of the Criminal Justice Act.

The scene has been closed off for technical examination by gardaí.

Anyone with any information about the incident has been asked to contact Dundalk gardaí on 042 9388400, the Garda Confidential line on 1800 666 111 or any garda station.

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