Woman remains in critical condition following assault in Arklow

A woman in her 30’s remains in a critical condition following a serious assault in the town during the early hours of Saturday morning.

The woman was taken to St.Vincent’s hospital following the attack which happened at an apartment on St Mary’s Road in the town at around 4.25am.

Gardai sealed off two areas in the town today, one on St,Mary’s road and another on the Riverwalk which are understood to be linked to the incident.

Gardai are following a definite line of inquiry in connection with the assault and are appealing for any witnesses or anyone who may have information to the incident to come forward.

They are also 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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