Gardaí are investigating an alleged assault which took place in Sligo Town last night.
Gardai attended an incident in Sligo Town centre at approximately 7pm yesterday evening which led to the Pilkington Terrace and Chapel Hill areas being closed.
One man, in his mid-30s, has been arrested in connection with this incident and is currently detained at Ballymote Garda Station under the provisions of Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act 1984.
Midwest news understands that another man, in his 50s, has received non- life threatening injuries as a result of the incident and he remains in hospital this morning.
Gardai have appealed to anybody with information on the incident to contact Sligo Garda station on 071 91 57000