Man Attacked And Locked In Car Boot In Laois

Written 2 weeks ago by Newsroom


Gardaí are investigating the assault and false imprisonment of a man in Co. Laois.

The victim, who is a security worker employed at an Irish Rail compound, was attacked by a number of men after arriving for work at Kilbricken, Mountrath at 5am on Tuesday.

He was locked in the boot of his car before the gang escaped in a car, the make and model of which is unclear.

Gardaí believe at least three men were involved.

Anyone who may have witnessed unusual activity in the area is asked to contact Portlaoise Garda Station on 057 8674100.