Man found critically injured following serious assault

Gardaí have arrested a man in his mid-20's in connection with the incident and he is being detained at Bray Garda Station

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses following the discovery of a seriously injured man in Bray, County Wicklow overnight.

The man in his late 20’s was found at James Everett Park at approximately 01:45am this morning, Sunday 15th January.

The injured man received medical assistance at the scene before being taken to Saint Vincent's Hospital.

He was later transferred to Beaumont Hospital where his condition is described as critical.

The scene has been preserved for technical examination.

Gardaí have arrested a man in his mid-20's in connection with the incident and he is being detained at Bray Garda Station.

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information - particularly those who were in Bray Town Centre and the Little Bray, Fassaroe and James Everett Park areas between 1am and 2am this morning, Sunday 15th January - to contact them at Bray Garda station on 01 6665300, The Garda Confidential Line, 1800 666111 or any Garda station.