Two Gardaí attacked in inner city Dublin overnight

Both were brought to hospital but have since been discharged

Updated: 16.15

Two Gardaí were hospitalised last night after being attacked by a gang of youths in Dublin's north inner city.

A male and female Garda were set upon while on patrol on Manor Street just after midnight.

Both were brought to the Mater Hospital and have since been discharged.

One teenage boy has been arrested and is currently being detained at Bridewell Garda Station.

President of the GRA Ciarán O'Neill is calling for a number of measures to be introduced to protect rank and file Gardaí:

Gardaí are appealing for anyone with information to contact them. The Garda Confidential Line is 1800 666 111.