A man has been hospitalised with serious injuries after an assault which occurred in Tuam in the very early hours of the morning on Sunday.
The man, aged in his 40s, was assaulted at approximately 12.05am at Foster Place in Tuam, receiving a number of injuries.
He was taken to Beamont Hospital in Dublin, where he is currently being treated for serious injuries.
No arrests have been made at this time. Gardaí have said that investigations are ongoing.
Gardaí at Tuam are appealing for any witnesses to this assault to come forward to them.
Gardaí are also appealing to any road users who may have camera footage that were travelling in the Tuam town and Foster Place area between the hours of 11.50pm on Saturday, July10 and 12:15am on Sunday, July 11, to make this footage available to Gardaí.