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Man injured in axe and knife attack in Dublin


Gardai (Stock image)

Gardai (Stock image)

Gardai (Stock image)

A man is recovering in hospital today after being attacked with an axe and a knife at his north Dublin home last night.

The incident happened at Palmer Court in Rush at 8pm.

Gardai say three men and two women entered the house and the victim was attacked and sustained injuries to his chest, leg and right side.

He was taken to Beaumont Hospital after the attack where his injuries are described as not life threatening.

No arrests have yet been made and gardai are appealing for witnesses to come forward.

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