Gardaí seeking dashcam footage relating to asault in Killorglin

Gardaí investigating an alleged assault in Killorglin, which left a man fighting for his life, are appealing for motorists with dashcam footage to contact them.

The alleged assault took place in The Square, Killorglin at 2.15 yesterday morning.

The victim has been named locally as Stephen O’Connor from Glencar.

Mr O’Connor suffered serious head injuries and was taken to University Hospital Kerry, but has since been transferred to Cork University Hospital.

Garda Superintendent Flor Murphy says a full investigation is underway.

Superintendent Murphy says they want to talk to anyone in the area, in particular taxi drivers and those who were passing through at the time with dashcam footage.


Killarney Garda station can be contacted on 064 6671160 or the Garda Confidential Line is 1800 666 111.