Man arrested in connection with fatal Killorglin assault still in garda custody

A man arrested in connection with a fatal assault in Killorglin is still in garda custody this evening.

Around 2.40 on Sunday morning last, Stephen O’Connor from Glencar was assaulted outside a fast food outlet at the Square in Killorglin.

The 32-year-old was taken to University Hospital Kerry and was transferred to Cork University Hospital where he died on Monday.

A man in his twenties was arrested this morning and is still being detained in Killarney Garda Station.