Man arrested after assault on woman in west Donegal

A woman in her 50s was injured

A man has been arrested following an assault on a woman in west Donegal. The assault took place at a house at Fanaboy, Gortahork on Wednesday afternoon.

The woman, who is in her 50s, taken to Letterkenny University Hospital for treatment following the assault which took place at around 2pm.

Her injuries are not thought to be life-threatening.

A man in his 50s is has been detained at Milford Garda Station under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act.

Gardaí say investigations into the assault are continuing.

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