Two Injured In Stabbing Incident

A man and woman are being treated in hospital for stab wounds after being attacked in Ballymun in Dublin.

Gardaí believe that the woman was attacked and stabbed by an unknown man on Coultry Place at around 10am on Monday morning.

The injured man is thought to have intervened and was subsequently stabbed.

Both are being treated in hospital. The garda investigation is ongoing.


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