Teenage boy charged in Temple Bar tourist attack

Three UK tourists were treated in hospital for serious injuries in the aftermath of the assault

Attack took place on Fownes Street Upper, Temple Bar at roughly 10pm on Friday night. Picture: Fergal Phillips

A teenage boy has been charged in connection with a serious assault in Dublin City centre involving three UK tourists.

The three men, all aged in their 20s, were taken to St James's Hospital on Friday night, following the attack and robbery at roughly 10pm on Fownes Street Upper, Temple Bar.

They have since been released from hospital after receiving treatment for serious, but non-life threatening injuries.

The three men had reportedly travelled to Dublin ...