Gardaí launch investigation after a man is assaulted in Co. Kilkenny

Gardaí in County Kilkenny are investigating an assault which took place on Tuesday evening.

A man was attacked from behind and sustained injuries to his face - his phone was also stolen.

The incident happened in Belline Close in Piltown.

The suspect is described as having black hair, wearing a black jacket and blue jeans.


Anyone who witnessed the incident or who has information is asked to Gardaí in Mooncoin.