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#Assault

From TheJournal.ie 'It's the randomness of it that's frightening': Dundalk stunned by fatal stab attack Morning Rush Hour

'It's the randomness of it that's frightening': Dundalk stunned by fatal stab attack

An 18-year-old man from Egypt is being questioned by gardaí this evening.

From TheJournal.ie Man charged with murder over fatal late-night attack on Irishman in Perth Charles McCarthy

Man charged with murder over fatal late-night attack on Irishman in Perth

Charles McCarthy was allegedly struck on the head in the attack. He died in hospital.

From The42 Liverpool defender Jon Flanagan pleads guilty to assaulting girlfriend Court

Liverpool defender Jon Flanagan pleads guilty to assaulting girlfriend

The 25-year-old defender will be sentenced on 17 January.

From TheJournal.ie Schoolboy accused of assaulting woman in Dun Laoghaire to face further charges Courts

Schoolboy accused of assaulting woman in Dun Laoghaire to face further charges

The 15-year-old has already been charged with assaulting the 25-year-old woman on 23 December.

From TheJournal.ie Appeal for witnesses after serious assault on taxi driver Taxi

Appeal for witnesses after serious assault on taxi driver

The attack happened on Baggot Street Lower.

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí want to speak to taxi drivers who may have been in area during alleged Dublin assault Renewed Appeal

Gardaí want to speak to taxi drivers who may have been in area during alleged Dublin assault

A 24-year-old man was discovered on the Clonliffe Road with head injuries in the early hours of Friday morning.

From TheJournal.ie Woman in her 20s seriously injured after Dun Laoghaire assault Queen's Road

Woman in her 20s seriously injured after Dun Laoghaire assault

It is understood that the incident occurred near the old baths on the Queen’s Road just after 3pm today.

From TheJournal.ie Four men jailed for 'racist honour attack' on boy (16) who was caught dating their family member England

Four men jailed for 'racist honour attack' on boy (16) who was caught dating their family member

The incident happened in March 2016 after the family found out that the victim was in a relationship with a girl in their family.

From TheJournal.ie Man hospitalised with head injuries after being found unconscious on Dublin street Appeal

Man hospitalised with head injuries after being found unconscious on Dublin street

A 24-year-old man was found unconscious on the road at Clonliffe Avenue at around 4.15am.

From TheJournal.ie 'Gardaí are not treated as victims': Man avoids jail after kicking garda who was unconscious on ground Thin Blue Line

'Gardaí are not treated as victims': Man avoids jail after kicking garda who was unconscious on ground

The GRA says there is no comparable occupation where employees are likely to suffer such a debilitating range of injuries while doing their normal duties.

From TheJournal.ie Elderly man beaten over the head with a stick during Offaly burglary Tullamore

Elderly man beaten over the head with a stick during Offaly burglary

The man, who is in his 70s, also had a knife held to his throat.

From TheJournal.ie 'I could've lost my eye': Woman who stabbed teen in the face with stiletto to escape jail time Ennis

'I could've lost my eye': Woman who stabbed teen in the face with stiletto to escape jail time

The incident happened during a drunken row after a school graduation ceremony.

From TheJournal.ie Man arrested over assault of Irish Rail worker who was locked in boot for 9 hours Laois

Man arrested over assault of Irish Rail worker who was locked in boot for 9 hours

The security worker was approached by a number of men as he arrived for work.

From TheJournal.ie Man goes on trial for sexually assaulting a bar woman on the dance floor of a late night bar Courts

Man goes on trial for sexually assaulting a bar woman on the dance floor of a late night bar

The man pleaded not guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to sexually assaulting the woman.

From TheJournal.ie Pregnant woman 'truly believed' she would die after being beaten unconscious by husband Assault

Pregnant woman 'truly believed' she would die after being beaten unconscious by husband

Muhammed Tajik was sentenced to three years in jail.

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí investigate assault of Irish Rail worker who was locked in car boot for 9 hours Co Laois

Gardaí investigate assault of Irish Rail worker who was locked in car boot for 9 hours

The man has been described as being “very, very shaken” after the incident.

From TheJournal.ie US author and radio host Garrison Keillor fired over alleged improper behaviour Minnesota Public Radio

US author and radio host Garrison Keillor fired over alleged improper behaviour

Weeks previously, Keillor had written in the Washington Post in defence of Al Franken, who was accused of groping his colleague.

From TheJournal.ie Woman who glassed victim in pub told gardaí she 'only meant to throw the drink at her' Assault

Woman who glassed victim in pub told gardaí she 'only meant to throw the drink at her'

Celina O’Driscoll said she got drunk because she was nervous about a night out with work colleagues.

From TheJournal.ie 'You feel completely helpless': Couple describe the day a violent burglary gang raided their home Limerick

'You feel completely helpless': Couple describe the day a violent burglary gang raided their home

Just six weeks later, this same gang broke into the home of their elderly neighbours and viciously assaulted them.

From TheJournal.ie Brazilian man sentenced to eight years for killing man who assaulted and racially abused him Waterford

Brazilian man sentenced to eight years for killing man who assaulted and racially abused him

James Banville died from a single stab wound to the heart in October 2016.

From TheJournal.ie Three men jailed for nearly 50 years combined over 'barbaric' burglaries Limerick

Three men jailed for nearly 50 years combined over 'barbaric' burglaries

Willie Creed was stabbed in the head with a screwdriver during the horrific incident.

From TheJournal.ie 'He's going back doing a bit of herding': Offaly farmer who was savagely beaten returns to work Rural Crime

'He's going back doing a bit of herding': Offaly farmer who was savagely beaten returns to work

Richie McKelvey was admitted to hospital after being injured in the burglary of his farm.

From TheJournal.ie Teenager in serious condition after being assaulted by teen in Tipperary Lakelands

Teenager in serious condition after being assaulted by teen in Tipperary

A teenage boy has been arrested in connection with the assault and gardaí are appealing for witnesses to come forward.

From TheJournal.ie Murder investigation launched after death of man in Letterkenny Donegal

Murder investigation launched after death of man in Letterkenny

A 36-year-old man died on Thursday as a result of serious injuries he received in an assault.

From TheJournal.ie Teen says she's lucky she wasn't blinded in stiletto attack by girl after school graduation Clare

Teen says she's lucky she wasn't blinded in stiletto attack by girl after school graduation

Today a judge warned the teenage attacker she faces jail if she does not co-operate with the Probation Service.

From TheJournal.ie 14-year-old has teeth knocked out by assailant who may have used knuckle duster East Belfast

14-year-old has teeth knocked out by assailant who may have used knuckle duster

The teen and his friend were riding their bikes home from Belfast city centre when they were attacked.

From TheJournal.ie Actor Kevin Spacey accused of 30-year-old sexual assault, comes out as gay in response Accusation

Actor Kevin Spacey accused of 30-year-old sexual assault, comes out as gay in response

Star Trek: Discovery actor Anthony Rapp has accused Spacey of assaulting him when he was 14-years-old.

From TheJournal.ie Police investigating after man stabbed in the throat outside pub on night out Lurgan

Police investigating after man stabbed in the throat outside pub on night out

The incident happened in the William Street area of Lurgan, just after midnight.

From TheJournal.ie 'He straight up punched me': TV fitness instructor found guilty of assaulting his ex-girlfriend Francis Usanga

'He straight up punched me': TV fitness instructor found guilty of assaulting his ex-girlfriend

Francis Usanga was accused of causing harm to model and blogger Emma Murphy.

Footage has emerged of Harry Styles being groped by a fan onstage over the weekend

And it’s being called out for what it is.

From TheJournal.ie Witness tells court he called doctor accused of groping boys a 'dirty b**tard' Courts

Witness tells court he called doctor accused of groping boys a 'dirty b**tard'

The fifth complainant told the court that when he was 15, he shouted out to a crowded hallway after his examination.

From TheJournal.ie 'I thought this could be it,' says 18-year-old student who was assaulted in Letterkenny Speaks Out

'I thought this could be it,' says 18-year-old student who was assaulted in Letterkenny

The 18-year-old student has been speaking about what happened on the night of the attack.

From TheJournal.ie Retired surgeon goes on trial accused of indecently assaulting teenage boys Courts

Retired surgeon goes on trial accused of indecently assaulting teenage boys

Dr Shine replied “I absolutely deny that allegation” after each of the eight charges were read out to him.

From TheJournal.ie Sex assault accused had to be 'physically separated from victim' by garda, court hears Courts

Sex assault accused had to be 'physically separated from victim' by garda, court hears

The 35-year-old appeared at Dublin District Court charged with sexual assault.

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí arrest 42 people and seize drugs in Kilkenny and Carlow Project Storm

Gardaí arrest 42 people and seize drugs in Kilkenny and Carlow

The arrests were for a number of different offences including theft, assault and burglary.

From TheJournal.ie Man who struck man on head with golf club in 'moment of madness' jailed for a year Tallaght

Man who struck man on head with golf club in 'moment of madness' jailed for a year

Dean Sutcliffe, now 21, was 17 at the time of the offence.

From TheJournal.ie Appeal after 19-year-old died one week after Derry assault William Street

Appeal after 19-year-old died one week after Derry assault

Jordan McConomy died following an altercation with another man on Sunday morning.

From TheJournal.ie Man in his 40s to appear in court over assault that left man (20) still recovering month later Roscommon

Man in his 40s to appear in court over assault that left man (20) still recovering month later

Two men in their 40s were arrested over the assault this week

From TheJournal.ie Teenager arrested on suspicion of murder following Derry assault that left 19-year-old man dead William Street

Teenager arrested on suspicion of murder following Derry assault that left 19-year-old man dead

The incident happened on William Street in the city at about 2am this morning.

From TheJournal.ie 'It's why homeless people won't stay in these places' - Woman assaulted by fellow resident at Dublin hostel Hostel Assault

'It's why homeless people won't stay in these places' - Woman assaulted by fellow resident at Dublin hostel

The Irish woman had moved to Dublin from the midlands less than three months ago.