Gardaí investigate alleged sexual assault by group of men in west Dublin

A woman was reportedly attacked as she cycled a bike

Gardaí investigate alleged sexual assault by group of men in west Dublin

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Gardaí are investigating an alleged sexual assault in the Clondalkin area of Dublin overnight.

The incident happened at 3.20am in the Newlands Road area.

A female cyclist who was reportedly attacked by a group of men near a park.

A section of parkland has been sealed off.

The woman reported being raped by the side of the road, after a gang of men pulled her off her bike into nearby bushes.

No arrests have been made and gardaí are appealing for witnesses.

Any person with information is asked to contact Ronanastown garda station on 01-666-7700.

Conor Feehan is a reporter at Independent News and Media.

He told Newstalk Breakfast more details are expected to be known later.