A man in his 20s has been arrested by Gardaí in connection with a serious incident in which a young boy was attacked by a dog close to his home at Old Forge Road in the Milehouse area of Enniscorthy.
Alejandro Mizsan, (9), suffered serious facial injuries while playing with some friends outside his home on Sunday afternoon.
The boy was airlifted to Crumlin Children’s Hospital, Dublin, where he is receiving treatment for his injuries.
Gardaí conducted an investigation into subsequent related matters and a man (20s) was arrested this morning under the provisions of the Non-Fatal Offences Against the Person Act, 1997.
The man is currently being detained at Enniscorthy Garda Station under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984.and investigations are ongoing.