Gardai investigating after man’s face slashed with bottle in Athy

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Gardai investigating after man’s face slashed with bottle in Athy

Kildare Gardai are appealing for witnesses after a man was assaulted in Athy on Saturday, April 21 at 6pm.

It’s understood the man’s face was slashed with a bottle in an unprovoked attack outside Petits supermarket in Edmund Rice Square There is no description of the attacker available.

According to gardai the man in his 20s was assaulted with a bottle and received cuts to his face, head and arms. Nobody was arrested and the investigation is ongoing. The man was taken to hospital with minor injuries.

He was later discharged. If you have any information about this incident contact Kildare garda station on (045) 527730 or Athy on (059) 8631669.