Woman injured and man arrested following seperate incidents at Longford car park

A woman has been hospitalised following an alleged assault in Longford town centre this evening.

Gardaí are investigating an incident that occurred at the Athlone Road shopping centre carpark at approximately 5:45pm.

A woman, in her 20s, was taken to Mullingar Hospital with unknown injuries, however, she is not believed to be seriously injured
It is reported that she was assaulted by another female.

No arrests have yet been made.

A second incident occurred shortly after in the same car park.

A man in his 20s was arrested following breaches of the public order act.

Investigations are ongoing.