Gardai continue to appeal for witnesses to a serious assault in Lucan that occurred on Friday, December 28.

Kean Doherty from Cherry Orchard in Ballyfermot was found in Ballyowen Lane with serious head injuries and rushed to Beaumont Hospital where he remains in a critical condition.

An Incident Room has been established at Lucan Garda Station to investigate the assault on the 20 year-old.

A Garda spokesperson said:

“Gardaí wish to appeal for witnesses or anyone with any information, particularly to anyone who was in the vicinity of Ballyowen Lane or Ballyowen Shopping Centre between 11pm and 12 midnight on the 28th December to contact them at Lucan Garda Station 01-6667300, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any Garda station.

“Gardaí also wish to appeal to persons who have dash-cams and may have been in that area between those times to contact them.”