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Bagenalstown councillor says community “shocked and disgusted” by sexual assault of teenage girl

The Bagenalstown community is in complete shock following a serious sexual assault on a young girl earlier this week.

Local Councillor Andy Gladney says people in the town are appalled that something like this could have happened.

At about 2.15 on Tuesday morning a man answered his door to the teenage girl who claimed she’d been assaulted.

It’s understood to have happened in the vicinity of a bonfire at Father Cummins Park on Halloween night.

No arrests have been made as of yet and GardaĆ­ are still appealing for anyone with information to come forward.

Speaking to KCLR News this morning, Councillor Gladney says locals are disgusted.