Gardai investigating serious assault in Letterkenny nightclub

GARDAGardai are investigating a serious assault in Letterkenny last night which left a man in an induced coma.

The 27-year-old was attacked at around 1am by at least one other male inside a Letterkenny nightclub.

His injuries are not life threatening, but the man remains in Letterkenny General Hospital this afternoon.

Gardai say they are following a line of enquiry.

Meanwhile in a separate incident outside the nightclub a  man had a glass bottle smashed in his face.

He was taken to the Emergency Department at Letterkenny General where he received a number of stitches to his face.

He was released from hospital in the early hours of this morning.

Gardai are appealing for witnesses to come forward.