Investigations ongoing into alleged serious assault in Killarney National Park

A man remains in Garda custody following an alleged serious assault in Killarney yesterday evening. Killarney National Park The alleged incident is believed to have occurred in the National Park between 5 and 7pm. An area located beyond the coffee shop in Knockreer is sealed off and a full Garda technical examination is ongoing. A man has been arrested and is being held at Killarney Garda Station for questioning under section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act. Gardai in Killarney are appealing for anyone who was in the area yesterday evening between 4 and 6 o’clock and may have noticed anything suspicious to contact them.