Sunday 22 October 2017

Man hospitalised after stabbing at Dublin landmark

The scene near the boardwalk at Bachelor's Walk after incident occurred just after 5pm. Pic Collins Photos
The scene near the boardwalk at Bachelor's Walk after incident occurred just after 5pm. Pic Collins Photos
The scene near the boardwalk at Bachelor's Walk after incident occurred just after 5pm. Pic Collins Photos
The scene near the boardwalk at Bachelor's Walk after incident occurred just after 5pm.Pic Collins Photos

Ryan Nugent

A MAN has been rushed to hospital after being stabbed in broad daylight in Dublin city centre this afternoon.

It is understood the man sustained a hand wound following an altercation with another man during rush hour around Bachelor's Walk, near the Ha'penny Bridge.

The scene near the boardwalk at Bachelor's Walk after incident occurred just after 5pm.Pic Collins Photos
The scene near the boardwalk at Bachelor's Walk after incident occurred just after 5pm.Pic Collins Photos

The incident took place at around 5.30pm, with gardai including the armed support unit arriving on the scene shortly after.

The victim was taken to the Mater Hospital with injuries that are not understood to be life threatening.

Another man has been arrested and is currently in garda custody.

The scene near the boardwalk at Bachelor's Walk after incident occurred just after 5pm. Pic Collins Photos
The scene near the boardwalk at Bachelor's Walk after incident occurred just after 5pm. Pic Collins Photos

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