A man has died after an assault in Ballyfermot, Co Dublin.
Gardaí were called to an incident in O’Casey Avenue, Parkwest, Ballyfermot at about 4am, where they found a badly injured man.
He was taken by ambulance to Tallaght Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. The man was in his 20s.
The scene has been preserved for a technical examination.
The State Pathologist’s office has been notified.
Gardaí have appealed to anyone with information on the incident to contact them at Ballyfermot Garda Station on 01-666-7200, The Garda Confidential Line 1800 666111 or any garda station.