A man sustained serious injuries to his head after being struck by a hammer in Letterkenny at the weekend.
The man was set upon at around 1am on Sunday morning in the Pearse Road area, close to the Riverside apartments.
A man is believed to have been attacked by two males, who used weapons, including a hammer, during the course of the attack.
Garda Rafferty asked in a weekly community alert for anyone who lives in the area and who saw or heard anything to make contact with Gardaí at Letterkenny on 074-9167100 or the Garda Confidential Line on 1800-666-111.
Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to two serious assaults in Letterkenny in the early hours of Sunday morning.
It is not believed that the two are connected.
At around 4.30am, a male was set upon at Oldtown Road. The man was waiting on a lift at Lower Main Street when he was approach by a group of makes and one female.
He was verbally abused before being attacked at Old Town Road where he received ‘quite a few injuries’, Garda Rafferty said.
Again, witnesses are asked to contact Gardaí at Letterkenny on 074-9167100 or the Garda Confidential Line on 1800-666-111.Tags: