A 31-year-old man is recovering in hospital after he was injured in a serious assault in Lucan, Co Dublin.
The man was approached and assaulted by four teenagers as he was walking home from work in the Castle Riada area at around 4:30pm yesterday.
The man sustained serious injuries to his face.
He was taken to Connolly Hospital Blanchardstown with non-life threatening injuries.
Gardaí are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to contact them.