Murder probe launched in Waterford after brutal assault

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Murder probe launched in Waterford after brutal assault

Gardaí in Waterford investigating a serious assault which occurred at the junction of John Street and The Manor at approximately 3am on Saturday, July 7, have confirmed that the investigation has been upgraded to a murder investigation.

The male victim died in recent days having been hospitalised following the brutal attack. 

Investigating Gardaí are appealing for anyone with information, to any person who may have witnessed this assault and any drivers who have dashcams who may have been in and around the scene at that time to contact the Gardaí at Waterford 051-305300, the Garda Confidential Line 1-800-666-111 or any Garda Station.