A man in his 40's was taken to hospital following a serious assault in Sligo yesterday afternoon.
Gardaí in Sligo were alerted to a serious assault yesterday afternoon, at approximately 2.20p.m. at Garavogue Villas, Sligo.
One man (40s) was assaulted and taken to Sligo University Hospital with serious injuries.
A man (20s) was arrested a short distance away and was taken to Ballymote Garda station where he is currently detained under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984.
Investigations are ongoing.