Man assaulted in Kilkenny City yesterday afternoon

A man is recovering after being assaulted in Kilkenny yesterday morning.

He was walking on lover’s lane just off the Castlecomer Road in Kilkenny City between 10.30 and 12 midday when 3 men robbed him, took his wallet and assaulted him.

He received treatment in St Lukes Hospital but his injuries are not serious.