Gardaí appeal for witnesses to serious assault in Limerick

Man (30s) discovered on the footpath at Cosgrave Park, Moyross

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses after a man in his late 30s was seriously assaulted in Limerick in the early hours of Sunday morning.

The incident occurred at Monabraher Road, Ballynanty. The man was discovered nearby on the footpath at Cosgrave Park, Moyross with serious injuries.

He was taken by ambulance to Limerick University Hospital where his condition is currently understood to be serious but stable.

Gardaí are appealing for anyone with information who was on Monabraher Road or Cosgrave Park between 3.15am and 4am on Sunday morning to come forward.


Gardaí are particularly interested in speaking to any road users, including taxis, that may have dash cam footage. Anyone with information is asked to contact Gardaí at Mayorstone Garda Station 061 456980, the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111 or any Garda station.

Sarah Burns

Sarah Burns

Sarah Burns is a reporter for The Irish Times