Man Fatally Stabbed In Dublin

A man has been arrested in connection with a fatal stabbing in Dublin in the early hours of this morning, 19 July.

Garda responded to reports of an incident in Clinches Court, North Strand at about 4am this morning. When they arrived at the scene a man, aged in his 40s, was found with serious stab wounds. He was rushed to the Mater Hospital, but was pronounced dead a short time later.

It is understood a second man was also injured and is being treated at St James Hospital.

Following an appeal for information garda arrested a 45-year-old in connection with the incident. He is currently detained at Mountjoy Garda Station under Section 4, Criminal Justice Act, 1984, gardaí said in a statement.

Gardaí are continuing to appeal for any witnesses to contact Mountjoy Garda Station or any garda station.

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