Gardai investigating an alleged assault in the Fleet Street area of Temple Bar have made an appeal to the public for witnesses.

The alleged incident took place at approximately 7:25pm on Sunday, August 18 on Fleet Street, with a man in his fifties receiving a number of non-life threatening injuries.

Gardai are particularly interested in speaking with two members of the public who are believed to have come to the aid of the injured man last Sunday.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Pearse Street Garda Station on 01 666 9000 or The Garda confidential line on 18000 666 111.