Gardaí in Athlone are appealing for witnesses after a Spanish student received stab wounds during an assault in Athlone on St Patrick’s Day.
The 16-year-old student was involved in an altercation with another man on Church Street at around 6.30pm last Saturday.
He sustained stab wounds to his face, and was brought to Portiuncula Hospital in Ballinasloe where he received stitches.
No arrests have yet been made. Gardaí are appealing to anyone who may have witnessed the incident to contact them at Athlone Garda Station at (090 ) 6492600.