The footage was recorded on Kieran Street in the city only yesterday evening.
A disturbing video has emerged on social media of a group of young people taunting a homeless man in Kilkenny.
The footage was recorded on Kieran Street in the city only yesterday evening and has been viewed over 70 thousand times.
It shows up to 5 youths making fun of and throwing items at the man who is clearly distressed.
Its understood the man is mute and has been sleeping rough in the city.