NewsBreaking newsVictim critical following bludgeoned attackBy Staff Reporter – November 21, 2014 739 Print Facebook WhatsApp Twitter Linkedin Andrew [email protected] up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up A LIMERICK man is recovering in hospital following a brutal attack in the county last Wednesday.The 26-year-old victim was set upon by a number of men at 11pm on Wednesday night last in Ashe Crescent, Gortboy in Newcastle West and suffered a number of injuries.It is believed that the brutal attack was carried out with a blunt weapon, before the assailants left the area in a red coloured car.The injured man was taken to University Hospital Limerick after the alarm was raised by locals and there he remains in the Intensive Care Unit where his condition is said to be criticalGardai have been unable to interview him yet and officers have appealed for anyone with information to come forward.“We are anxious to speak to anyone who may have witnessed this incident to contact us at at Newcastle West Garda Station on (069) 20650,” said Superintendnet Tom O’Connor.“We believe the culprits may have left the area in a red coloured car.”Detectives are still working to establish a motive for the attack. Email Advertisement Previous articleBuilding work starts on €25million Limerick developmentNext articleNaughton re-elected as chairman of FAI National League Staff Reporterhttp://www.limerickpost.ie
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DEARBORN COUNTY, Ind. — An Indianapolis man was arrested on I-74 in Dearborn County after police say he tried to flee from them.According to police, Richard A. Morales, 28, was arrested on charges of Resisting Law Enforcement, Maintaining a Common Nuisance, Reckless Driving, Possession of Marijuana, and Possession of Paraphernalia.Indiana State Police say the attempted to stop Morales for a burnt out headlight, but instead of stopping, Morales fled from them at speeds over 100 miles per hour.About five miles later when he tried to exit the interstate in St. Leon, he wrecked his vehicle.He and a passenger were evaluated at the Dearborn County Hospital before being booked into the Dearborn County Jail.During a search of the vehicle, troopers found marijuana, a pipe, a scale, and a gas mask with a large smoking pipe attached to it.The passenger was released and is not facing any charges.