Thursday 22 February 2018

Stabbing victim rushed to hospital

Gardai have appealed for witnesses after a man was stabbed
Gardai have appealed for witnesses after a man was stabbed "multiple" times in Limerick. Stock photo
Independent.ie Newsdesk

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Gardai have appealed for witnesses after a man was stabbed "multiple" times in Limerick.

The stabbing occurred around 2.30am yesterday on Ballycummin Road, Raheen, on the south side of the city.The injured man was rushed to University Hospital Limerick, Dooradoyle.

"He has a fair few wounds - multiple stab wounds," a garda source added. The injured man is in his 30s.

Yesterday afternoon, two men were arrested, one aged 19 and the other aged 20. Both are detained at Roxboro Road Garda Station under Section Four of the Criminal Justice Act 1984, and were still being questioned by senior detectives last night.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Roxboro Garda Station on 061-214340.

Sunday Independent

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