Limerick Stabbing Victim Dies

A man has been held by Gardaí in Limerick shortly after a fatal stabbing attack in the town in the early hours of Thursday morning.

They arrested a 25-year-old man following the killing.

The 45-year-old victim was found with serious stab wounds at a house on Lenihan Avenue in Prospect at around 2am.

He was rushed to Limerick Regional Hospital, where he was pronounced dead a short time later.

A formal murder investigation has been launched and the house has been sealed off for technical examination. A post mortem will also be carried out later today.


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