Man (30s) sustains serious head injuries in alleged Dublin assault

Member of the public discovered unconscious man close to pub entrance

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File photo of Dame Lane, Dublin 2 | Image: William Murphy/Flickr

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses following an alleged assault in Dublin city centre last night.

The unconscious man was discovered by a passerby on Dame Lane at about 11.30pm.

The man, in his late 30s, was found with serious head injuries close to the entrance of a pub.

He was rushed to St James' Hospital before being transferred to Beaumont, where he remains in a serious condition.

Anyone who was in the Dame Lane area between 11pm and midnight has been asked to contact gardaí at Pearse Street station on 01 666 9000.