Gardaí investigating an assault in Killiney in Co Dublin earlier this week have appealed for witnesses.

A woman in her early 40s suffered minor injuries after being assaulted by a man close to the entrance of Bayview at about 5.45pm on Monday evening.

The man is believed to have fled the scene on foot in the direction of Killiney Hill Road.

Gardaí want to speak to anyone who was in the vicinity of Killiney Dart Station, Seafield Road, Killiney Hill Road, Military Road and Bayview between 5pm and 6.30pm on Monday.

They have also appealed to taxi drivers and other motorists who were in the area and whose vehicle was fitted with a recordable dash camera system.

Witnesses are asked to contact Dún Laoghaire Garda Station on 01 666 5000, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any garda station.