Alleged assault of child at football game is investigated by Gardai

Tralee District Board of the GAA says it’s awaiting a referee’s report following an allegation that an adult assaulted a child at an underage football game in the town. It’s alleged that a woman assaulted a boy taking part in an under 12 game between Na Gael and John Mitchels yesterday. Gardai were also called to the area. Speaking to John Drummey on Radio Kerry’s straight talking, the mother of the eleven year old at the centre of the allegation claims she was forced to defend her son.