Investigation Launched After Pharmacy Worker Stabbed

An investigation has been launched in Drogheda after a Pharmacy employee was stabbed.

Gardaí were called to Scarlet Street shortly before 08:30 on Tuesday morning to reports that an employee had been stabbed.

The victim, a man aged in his 30s, was taken to Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital, where his condition is described as serious.

Gardaí responding to the incident arrested a man in his 30s close to the scene. The man is being detained under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984 at Dundalk Garda Station.

The investigation is ongoing.


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