Investigations continue into Rathkeale assault

Gardaí are continuing their investigations into an assault in Rathkeale last weekend which left a teenager hospitalised with serious injuries.

A Garda spokesperson confirmed that they are investigating an assault that occurred at around 4.50am on Saturday, February 12 when a young man in his late teens was attacked.

He was taken to University Hospital Limerick with “serious but non-life-threatening injuries and the scene was preserved for technical examination. The incident sparked local concerns that it was connected to a feud between two local families.

No arrests have been made, but Gardaí say that investigations are continuing.

They are asking anyone with information about the attack to contact Rathkeale Garda Station on 069 63222, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111, or any Garda Station.

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