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Tuesday 7 February 2023 Dublin: 6°C

# Assault

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2022
# Courts
Bail refused for man charged with sexual assault of woman who was 'fighting him off'
The fact the man, who was arrested on Dublin’s Camden Street Lower, is living in the UK.
# Mulhuddart
Gardaí appeal for witnesses after serious assault in West Dublin suburb
Gardaí are particularly seeking information in relation to a dark coloured jeep which was seen before and after this assault.
# Courts
Man jailed for assault on Garda sergeant that left her in pain for two years
The garda stated that she has been unable to return to work due to continuing pain and trouble sleeping following the assault.
# limerick assault
Witness appeal launched by Gardaí after woman assaulted in Limerick yesterday
A man in his 40s was arrested over the incident and appeared before Limerick District Court this morning.
# shakey bridge
Gardaí appeal for witnesses after serious assault at Cork city swimming spot
No arrests have been made at this time.
# Tullamore
Garda investigation launched as man beaten with weapons in gang attack
The incident happened at Arden View housing estate in Tullamore, Co Offaly on Wednesday at 1pm.
# due in court
Tennis star Kyrgios charged with assault in Australia
The 27-year-old reached the quarter-finals of Wimbledon on Monday.
# Naas
Gardaí investigating assault of a man (50s) in Kildare make arrest
The injured man, who is in his 50s, remains in Tallaght University Hospital receiving treatment.
# Clane
Man critically injured in County Kildare attack
The man was attacked at a house in Clane at 11.20am this morning.
# Courts
Convicted rapist sentenced to three and a half years for assault on former partner and their child
The judge said that there was no guilty plea and no remorse shown by the accused.
# Court
Fine Gael senator John McGahon found not guilty of assault outside Dundalk bar in 2018
The defendant pleaded not guilty on Tuesday.
# Assault
Nottingham Forest fan jailed for headbutting Sheffield United captain Billy Sharp
30-year-old season ticket holder Robert Biggs has been handed a 24-week sentence.
# appeal
Man found with serious head injuries in Tallaght playground
The man was discovered unconscious at a playground in Mac Uilliam estate.
# US
No charges for Mike Tyson over punching of plane passenger
Lawyers for Tyson praised the district attorney’s decision.
# Assault
Man (25) jailed for unprovoked attack on mother of his children
Karl Smith, of Elmfield Court, Clondalkin pleaded guilty to assault causing harm to his then partner in November 2021.
# Northern Ireland
PSNI investigating after man and woman assaulted by three men in North Belfast
The incident is being treated as a sectarian hate crime.
# Assault
'Unprovoked assault' on a woman pushing a buggy in Co Down
The 36-year-old woman sustained injuries to her head, back and shoulders following the attack.
# Parnell Street
Man (30s) charged in relation to fatal assault in Limerick city
A second man, also aged in his 30s, was arrested and is in Garda custody.
# Assault
'Some teachers get assaulted more than once a week': Review demanded over attacks at schools
Unions have demanded that better supports are available to teachers who have been assaulted by students.
# Alan Bourke
Former Ireland sports star killed in assault remembered at funeral for 'great sporting life'
Alan Bourke was regarded as a top class sportsman, excelling at soccer, rugby and handball, mourners heard.
# D'Olier Street
Man in critical condition after Dublin City assault
A man in his 30s has been arrested in connection with the incident.
# Parnell Street
Tributes paid to former soccer star after his death following an assault in Limerick City
The assault took place at Parnell Street after 10pm. Gardaí are appealing for witnesses.
# emily stewart
Former model accused of assaulting woman at Luas stop
The alleged assault happened last July.
# Tullow
Man found with stab wounds in Co Carlow house after gardaí respond to 3am call out
Almost €500,000 worth of suspected cocaine was discovered in a follow-up search.
# Cappoquin
Gardaí investigate youth gang attack on Waterford school girl as disturbing videos circulate
The attack happened on St Patrick’s Day but videos and images emerging in recent days.
# Ballyphehane
Witness appeal after three men assaulted at Co Cork home
A man, aged in his 30s, was arrested in relation to the incident.
# Ballinacurra Weston
Man charged and juvenile arrested in relation to alleged assault in Limerick
The incident occurred at a house in Ballinacurra Weston at around 3am on Sunday morning.
# Sligo
'Do the right thing and come forward': Gardai plead for more information over attack on Tom Niland
Tom was attacked in his home last month.
# Kildare
Pensioner (72) attacked by gang of men who were trying to break into his shed
The incident happened late last night.
# Sligo
Locals 'still in shock' after 'vicious' assault on Sligo man (73) during burglary
Thomas Niland is in a critical condition and on life support after receiving serious head and upper body injuries on 18 January.
# Assault
Garda investigation after woman (50s) assaulted in St Stephen's Green
The incident happened yesterday afternoon.
# Cork
Woman recovering after receiving head injuries in 'random' late night Cork attack
Gardaí are following a definite line of enquiry.
# Assault
Gardaí launch investigation following alleged assault of teenage girl in Kilkenny
The alleged incident happened in the Johnstown area this afternoon.
# Delta
Irishman faces 20 years in jail for 'assault and refusing to wear mask' on New York flight
Shane McInerney allegedly refused to wear a mask during a flight from Dublin to New York.
# Dublin
Strict bail granted to two male youths charged with Ballyfermot assault
The two 18-year-olds appeared before the Criminal Courts of Justice at 10.30am.
# Ballyfermot
Two charged in connection with assault on teenage girl and her friend last week
17-year-old Alanna Quinn was on her way home with a male friend when they were assaulted.
# Alanna Quinn Idris
Over €40,000 raised for teen attacked in Ballyfermot as Gardaí issue appeal for witnesses
According to the page, all funds raised will be split equally with Alanna’s friend who was also injured in the attack.
All time
# irish in uk
Murder, rape, assault and drug offences: Over 1,000 Irish arrested by Met Police this year
Three Irish citizens were arrested by the Metropolitan Police over attempted murder.
# pope's quay
Gardaí investigate after two men assaulted in Cork
Both were taken to hospital.
# Rod Stewart
Rod Stewart and son plead guilty in US hotel assault case
Court records in Florida show the singer and his son Sean Stewart entered guilty pleas to misdemeanour charges of simple battery.