Ireland

Man dies after Dublin assault

Gardai have appealed for information.

Gardai have appealed for information
Garda Gardai have appealed for information (Brian Lawless/PA)

A man has died after an assault in Dublin over the weekend.

Gardai have appealed for information after a man in his 30s was fatally injured in Lucan, Co Dublin.

The attack is understood to have take place some time between Saturday January 6 and the early hours of Sunday.

At about 3am on Sunday, gardai were alerted by the National Ambulance Service about a man with serious injuries at an apartment in Lucan.

He was taken to Connolly Hospital Blanchardstown for treatment but died later that day.

The injured man travelled by taxi from the Allenton area in Tallaght, Dublin 24 to an address in the Shackleton residential area of Lucan, County Dublin in the early hours of Sunday.

Anyone in the area at this time who may have camera footage is asked to make it available to investigators and anyone with information is asked to contact Lucan Garda Station on 01 666 7300, the Garda confidential line on 1800, 666 111 or any garda station.