A man is in critical condition in hospital after an assault in County Kildare.
Gardaí said the man, aged in his 40s, was found outside a house in the Piercetown area of Newbridge at around 10:30am on Wednesday morning.
He had serious injuries and was taken to Naas General Hospital.
He remains in critical condition this morning.
A man in his 30s has been arrested and is being questioned at Newbridge Garda Station.
The scene at Piercetown has been sealed off for a technical examination.
Anyone with any information is urged to contact Gardaí.