Readers like you keep news free for everyone.

More than 5,000 readers have already pitched in to keep free access to The Journal.

For the price of one cup of coffee each week you can help keep paywalls away.

Support us today
Not now
Advertisement

Young man seriously injured in early-morning assault in Tuam

Gardaí have issued an appeal for witnesses.

High Street, Tuam.
High Street, Tuam.
Image: Google Maps

A 27-YEAR-OLD man is in a serious condition in hospital following an assault in Galway in the early hours of this morning.

The man received head injuries in an attack at about 2.30am on High Street in Tuam. He was brought to University College Hospital Galway before being transferred to Beaumont Hospital in Dublin.

Investigating gardaí have appealed for any witnesses to the incident to contact them on 093 70840 or on the Confidential Line at 1800 666 111. They also wish to speak to anyone who was in the area between 2am and 3am.

More: Man in his 70s arrested after €5.1 million drugs seizure at IKEA car park

Read: Gerry Adams spends third night in police custody 

Making a difference

A mix of advertising and supporting contributions helps keep paywalls away from valuable information like this article.

Over 5,000 readers like you have already stepped up and support us with a monthly payment or a once-off donation.

For the price of one cup of coffee each week you can make sure we can keep reliable, meaningful news open to everyone regardless of their ability to pay.

Read next:

COMMENTS