Man arrested in connection with Arklow assault

Gardai have arrested a man this evening following a serious assault on a woman in the early hours of Saturday morning, at an apartment on St.Mary’s Road, in Arklow.

The woman aged in her 30’s remains in a critical condition at St.Vincent’s hospital where she is being treated for serious injuries.

The man aged in his 30’s is being detained at Wicklow Garda station.

Members of the Garda technical bureau carried out an examination of the scene this afternoon.

A second scene on the Riverwalk was also examined in connection with the incident.

Gardai are appealing to road users who may have dashcam footage travelling in the Arklow area between 4 and 5 am.

Anyone who can assist the Gardai are asked to call Wicklow Garda station at 0404-60140.

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