Two people have been charged following an alleged assault in Dublin.

A 32-year-man was injured in the incident, which occurred at the junction of Charleston Road and Oakley Road in Ranelagh at around 5.30am yesterday.

A 27-year-old man and a 22-year-old woman were arrested a short distance away and questioned at Rathmines and Terenure Garda stations.

The injured man was taken to St Vincent’s Hospital and released following treatment.