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Man bashed with metal pole in Booval

A man has serious injuries after he was bashed with a metal pole in Booval.

The attack was carried out after up to six people went to an address in Bergin Street at around 9:15PM on Sunday night.  Police say it is believed they went there to try to sort out a long-running dispute.

An argument broke out and a 23-year-old man was hit in the head several times with a metal pole.

The group left in two vehicles that were parked nearby.

The injured man is recovering in the Princess Alexandra Hospital.

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