Man arrested following a double stabbing this morning
A man in his 50s is in custody this evening following a double stabbing in Cobh, Co Cork.
A woman in her late 40s was stabbed in the incident. She was taken to Cork University Hospital where her condition is described as serious but not life threatening.
A girl in her mid teens was also stabbed in the incident. Her condition is described as not serious. She was also taken to Cork University Hospital.
The stabbing happened between 10am and 11am today.
The man, in his late 50s, is being detained under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act.