Gardai investigating alleged assault on two teenagers

Gardai investigating alleged assault on two teenagers

AN INVESTIGATION is underway by Gardai after an alleged assault on two teenagers by a number of youths in Ballyfermot on Thursday evening.

It’s understood that the teenagers, male (18) and female (17) were assaulted in the Drumfinn area around 9.45pm on December 30.

Emergency services attended the scene and the women was rushed to St James’s Hospital for treatment which is believed to be non-life threatening.

A garda statement released to The Echo on Friday afternoon said: “Gardai are investigating an incident of assault that occurred on Thursday, 30th December 2021 at approximately 9.45pm in the Drumfinn area of Ballyfermot.

“It is understood a man (18) and a woman (17) were assaulted by a number of youths. The woman was taken to Saint James Hospital for treatment of her injuries which are believed to be non-life threatening”.

No arrests have been made at this time. Investigations are ongoing.

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