DUBLIN: Man dies after fatal assault

DUBLIN: Man dies after fatal assault

A man (30s) has died from injuries he sustained during an alleged assault overnight in Dublin.

The man was found with serious injuries on North Street in Swords at approximately 3:05am this morning.

Garda with back to camera

He was attended to by medical personnel but was subsequently pronounced dead at the scene. 

The deceased male, believed to be in his 30s, remains at the scene this morning.

In a statement released by Gardai, a spokesperson said: “The scene at North Street is preserved for an examination. 

“The road has been closed from the junction of North Street/Seatown Road to North Street/Entrance to Carnegie Court Apartments.

“Gardai wish to appeal for witnesses who may have been in or around North Street between 1.30am and 3am this morning or to anyone who may had drove around the area and have ‘Dash Cam’ footage from their vehicle, to contact Swords Garda Station on 01 6664700, The Garda Confidential Telephone Line 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.”