Gardaí are investigating a sinister attack on a young man in Letterkenny town centre.
An 18-year-old was set upon by three youths, described as being in their late teens, on Tuesday evening near the Regional Cultural Centre near the Port Road.
Two girls and one boy are suspected of carrying out the random assault where the victim sustained kicks and slaps to the head. The victim suffered minor injuries, including a black eye.
Gardaí have described the incident as a ‘sinister attack’ and are now seeking to trace the suspects.
The three youths left the scene on foot and turned left in the direction of the Station Roundabout.
Gardaí are appealing to anyone who witnessed the attack, or saw the three people, to come forward.
A special appeal has been made to taxi drivers who may have been sitting in the taxi rank at Mr Chippie and may have had dashcam footage. The time of the attack was 7.50pm on Tuesday 30th June.
Anyone who can help provide information is asked to contact Letterkenny Garda Station at 074 916 7100 or the Garda Confidential Line at 1800 666 111.