Monday 23 September 2019

Man fighting for life after stab attack in city bar

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A man was in serious condition last night after being stabbed at a bar in Waterford city.

The man (27) was stabbed a number of times in the stomach at around 3.00pm.

A man was arrested a short time later and was being questioned.

He was taken to Waterford Garda Station and is currently detained under Section 4, Criminal Justice Act.

A source at the bar said the incident "was over in 60 seconds" and that the men were "strangers" to the bar.

According to gardai, investigations are ongoing.

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