Monday 27 March 2017

Two men stabbed in separate incidents overnight

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Independent.ie Newsdesk

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Two men have been stabbed in separate incidents overnight.

Gardai are investigating a stabbing incident in Dundalk, Co Louth last night.

A man in his early 20s was injured in an altercation with a group of people in Woodview Park, Dundalk yesterday evening.

He was taken to Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital.

His injuries are described as not life threatening.

Meanwhile in Waterford gardai are investigating a stabbing incident in which a man in his 40's was injured in an assault.

The attack happened on O'Connell Street in Waterford city at 6.45pm yesterday.

The victim was taken to Waterford University Hospital for treatment but his injuries are not believed to be life threatening.

A man in his 20s was later arrested by gardai and was being questioned last night.

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