Man in twenties rushed to hospital after daytime 'stab attack'
A man was rushed to hospital after an assault in Portlaoise, Co Laois this morning.
Gardaí are now investigating the assault incident which occurred on Church Street, Portlaoise at approximately 11am.
A man aged in his late twenties received apparent stab wounds.
He was brought to Midland Regional Hospital, Portlaoise with non life-threatening injuries.
Gardaí arrested a man aged in his late twenties a short time and distance away.
He is currently detained at Portlaoise Garda Station under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984.