03 Jul 2022

Alleged assault at Laois GAA match

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Portarlington Garda Station

A Garda investigation is underway following an alleged assault at a Laois minor club football match yesterday. 

The incident is reported to be related to a league game between Portarlington and Stradbally Parish Gaels which had to be abandoned. 

Gardai said in a statement: “Gardaí are investigating an alleged incident of assault at a sports ground in Portarlington, Co Laois on Monday 30th May at approximately 7:00pm. Inquiries are ongoing.”

Laois GAA has said it will review the referee’s report when in receipt of same and thereafter,  take action as appropriate and permitted under our disciplinary procedures.

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