Wednesday 18 July 2018

Man (40s) arrested in connection with fatal stabbing at Limerick pub

Patrick ‘Pa’ O’Connor, who was stabbed at Fitzgerald’s Bar in
Limerick. Photo: Press 22
Patrick ‘Pa’ O’Connor, who was stabbed at Fitzgerald’s Bar in Limerick. Photo: Press 22
Amy Molloy

Amy Molloy

A man has been arrested in connection with a stabbing incident which left a 24-year-old dead.

The man, who is in his 40s, is currently being detained at Henry Street garda station for questioning.

Patrick 'Pa' O'Connor was found in a critical condition at Fitzgerald's Pub on Sexton Street in Limerick shortly before midnight on Saturday.

The victim, who was from the Thomondgate area, was rushed to University Hospital Limerick where he was pronounced dead at 12.55am on Sunday.

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