Gardaí appeal for witnesses to assault on elderly man in Tralee

Gardaí in Tralee are appealing for information after an elderly man was assaulted in the Strand Road area of the town at the weekend. garda badgeThe assault on the man in his seventies, took place some time between 12.30am and 1.30am on Sunday morning. The man was taken to University Hospital Kerry, but his injuries were not life-threatening. Gardai believed that taxi drivers or passers-by on the way home from a night out, may have witnessed something which may be of use to them in their investigation. They’ve asked anyone with information to contact Tralee Garda station on 066 7102300.