Serious assault in Roscommon town

Gardai in Roscomon Town are investigating a serious assault on a man which took place in Castle Street, Roscommon in the early hours of Saturday night/Sunday morning last. A man in his 30s was assaulted by two men and as a result he lost a lot of blood. He was taken  to Roscommon County Hospital suffering from serious head injuries – however he has since been released. Gardai are  looking for information from the public  about the incident and are appealing for witnessses to come forward.