The incident, which left a woman in hospital, occurred last week.
Gardaí are renewing their appeal for witnesses in relation to a serious assault that occurred in the north of Cork North on Tuesday 15 September.
On Tuesday evening a woman, aged in her 20s, was walking between Buttevant and Liscarroll when the driver of a car stopped and spoke to her.
The driver proceed to assault the woman, and then left then scene.
The woman was brought to Cork University Hospital and has since been discharged.
Gardaí are appealing for anyone who was traveling the R522 Buttevant to Liscarroll Road between 6.30pm and 9pm, particular road users with dash cam footage, to contact Mallow Garda Station on 022-31450, The Garda Confidential Line on 1800-666-111 or any Garda Station.