Arrest made in Limerick assault investigation

Gardai in Limerick investigating a serious assault have arrested a man in his 20s and a woman in her late teens.

A man remains in hospital with serious head injuries this morning after he was attacked with a hammer on Edward Street in the city yesterday afternoon.

Gardai are appealing for witnesses and in particular to anybody in the vicinity of Edward St between 3 p.m. and 3.30 p.m. yesterday afternoon, to contact them.

They are also appealing for information on any sightings of a light green coloured saloon car with the registration number 10 KY in the area of Edward St. around the time of the incident.