GARDAI are investigating an assault that occurred at approximately 2:50am on Wednesday, September 2 at Seville Place, Dublin 1.
A male in his 40s received serious head injuries during the assault and was removed to the Mater hospital where his condition is described as critical.
Gardaí are appealing for any witnesses to this incident and for any persons with information to come forward. Gardaí are also appealing for any road users who may have camera footage (including dash-cam) who were travelling the area at the time to make this available to Gardaí.
Anyone with any information is asked to contact Store Street Garda Station on 01 666 8000, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.