Thief breaks into house in Kilkenny city and seriously assaults resident
A burglar broke into a house in Kilkenny city and seriously assaulted a resident in their own home.
The shocking incident occured at a house in the city at around 8pm last night.
Gardai have appealed to the public to assist their investigation into the aggravated burglary.
They have urged drivers who used the Golf Links Road, Johnswell Road, the Ring Road and the N10 link road to the motorway between 8pom and midnight who may have dashcam footage to contact Kilkenny Garda Station on 056 777 5000.