Monday 21 October 2019

Man (20s) dies after suspected stabbing incident at house in west Dublin

Emergency workers at the scene of the incident in Mulhuddart
Emergency workers at the scene of the incident in Mulhuddart
Finglas Garda Station Credit: Google Maps
Kathy Armstrong

Kathy Armstrong

A MAN has died following a suspected stabbing incident at a house in west Dublin.

Gardai were called to a house at Castlecurragh Heath in Mulhuddart shortly after 6pm on Saturday evening where a man, aged in his 20s, was found with apparent stab wounds.

He was treated at the scene by emergency workers but was pronounced dead a short time later.

Gardai later arrested a man (20s) in connection with the incident.

Emergency workers at the house on Castlecurragh Heath
Emergency workers at the house on Castlecurragh Heath

He is being held under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984 at Finglas Garda Station.

The body of the deceased man remains at the scene and the Office of the State Pathologist has been notified.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Blanchardstown Garda Station 01-6669000 or the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111.

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