CCTV footage is sought after weekend assault in Letterkenny

Sue Doherty

Reporter:

Sue Doherty

Gardaí in Letterkenny have carried out house to house enquiries and are seeking CCTV footage following a brutal attack on a 29-year-old man in the town at the weekend.

Gardaí in Letterkenny have carried out house to house enquiries and are seeking CCTV footage following a brutal attack on a 29-year-old man in the town at the weekend.

The man, who has not been named but is understood to be from Letterkenny, was found in an alley way behind McNeely Villas in the Oldtown area at around 12.30am on Sunday morning.

He was taken to Letterkenny General Hospital and was in a “critical but stable” condition in the Intensive Care Unit yesterday.

A spokesperson for the Garda Press Office said investigating officers have not yet been able to speak with the injured party.

The spokesperson also said that house to house enquiries were carried out yesterday and CCTV footage from the area is being sought.

The scene of the attack was sealed off for a number of hours on Sunday for technical examination.

Anyone with information is asked to contact gardaí in Letterkenny on 074 916 7100.