Man, 27, dies following Waterford City assault

A 27-year-old man has died following an assault in Waterford City.

The victim suffered head injuries in the attack, at the junction of John Street and The Manor at around 3am on Saturday.

The man was being treated at Cork University Hospital but lost his fight for life earlier today.

Gardaí arrested a 25-year-old man on Sunday, who was later released without charge.

A file's being prepared for the DPP.

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses.

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