Belfast Telegraph

Man questioned over Sligo assault

A man is being questioned over an assault which left a 60-year-old man fighting for his life.

The attack took place on Thursday at a house in Cartron Point in Sligo town.

The victim was taken to Sligo General Hospital, where his condition is described as critical.

On Friday night, gardai arrested a 28-year-old man in Sligo and brought him to Ballymote Garda Station where he is being held under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act.

Detectives have appealed for anyone with information to come forward.

(Sligo General Hospital,)


From Belfast Telegraph