Man assaulted in Carrick

A local businessman out for a night with friends was assaulted in the early hours of this morning (Thursday, July 21).

A local businessman out for a night with friends was assaulted in the early hours of this morning (Thursday, July 21).

Gardai attended the scene of a dispute at 1am in a premises on Main Street, Carrick-on-Shannon at 1am.

A man was taken to hospital but was not seriously injured in the incident. Gardai are following a definite line of enquiry in relation to the incident.