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Man dies in hospital after attack in Mullingar

A man who was seriously assaulted in Mullingar in the Irish Republic last month has died in hospital.

Andrew Dolan, 20, from Carrick-on-Shannon, was pronounced dead at hospital on Sunday evening.

He had been assaulted during an incident at Pearse St in Mullingar on 23 December.

Two men and a woman were arrested in relation to the incident and later released without charge.

A file is being prepared for the Director of Public Prosecutions in the Republic.