A man has died following an assault at a house in Kilkenny in the early hours of yesterday morning.
Gardaí are investigating the incident on the Castlecomer Road at 4am on Thursday where a 46 year old man was found critically injured.
He was taken to St Luke’s Hospital, where he died shortly before 11 last night.
A man in his 30s who was arrested yesterday remains in Garda custody in Kilkenny Garda Station.
A woman in her 20s has been released without charge.