Man loses number of fingers during alleged assault in Waterford

The man, said to be in his 20s, has been transferred to Cork University Hospital

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A man has lost a number of fingers during an alleged assault in Waterford.

The incident happened at 3pm yesterday afternoon at Priory Lawn in Ballybeg.

The man, who is said to be in his 20s, was rushed to Waterford University Hospital and has since been transferred to Cork University Hospital.

Gardaí in Waterford are appealing for anyone with information to contact them, or the Garda Confidential Line on 1800-666-111.