Gardaí are investigating an assault on a woman in the Oldbridge area of Drogheda yesterday.

A woman in her 40s suffered injuries after a man attacked her while she was out for a walk with her dog on the boardwalk beside the River Boyne shortly before 9am.

The attacker in question is believed to have been in the area for some time after the incident.

Gardaí say investigations are ongoing.

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