MAN IN CRITICAL CONDITION AFTER VIOLENT ASSAULT

first_imgA man continues to fight for his life after a violent altercation at a house in Bundoran this morning.Guard were called to the house at Tullan Strand Road just after 1am.They found a 46 year old man with serious injuries at the scene.Th man was rushed to Sligo Regional Hospital where his condition remains critical.The man is originally from Ballyshannon but had been living in Bundoran.Gardai sealed off the area which is generally a quiet road in the seaside town.A full forensic examination of the scene was carried out.Eye-witnesses said they saw a number of pieces of broken furniture in the garden of the house where the injured man was found.The eye-witness said “It appeared there had been a major fight or something because the garden was in a mess. There was broken furniture everywhere.“I’m not sure if this was part of the attack on the man but it looked like it had ben wrecked deliberately.”A 19 year old man was later arrested under public order offences but has since ben released without charge.Meanwhile local Bundoran Town Councillor Diarmaid Doherty told Donegal Daily he was very surprised by the attack.“I call down to the area and it was sealed off by the Gardai.“My thoughts are with the man who was attacked and I hope he makes a full recovery as I understand he is in a very serious condition in hospital.“You hear of some trouble in some of the holiday rentals on the dd occasion but Tullan Strand is a quiet residential area and many of the younger people have moved on.“I was very surprised to hear that there had been such a particularly violent assault there,” he said.MAN IN CRITICAL CONDITION AFTER VIOLENT ASSAULT was last modified: June 14th, 2015 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)last_img