Man arrested after Waterford assault


Gardaí in Waterford city have arrested a man after a serious assault at an address on Barrack Street last night.

According to gardaí, a man (51) suffered serious head injuries and was taken to Waterford Regional Hospital and was later moved to Cork University Hospital.

A man (49) was arrested at the scene and was taken to Waterford Garda Station where he is being detained.

The assault is believed to have occurred between 11.30pm and 11.50pm last night.

Anyone who was in the Barrack Street area between 11pm and midnight is asked to contact gardaí in Waterford on 051 305300.