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Second man arrested in Cork over fatal stabbing

Published 26/08/2007

Gardai in Cork have arrested a second man in connection with a fatal stabbing in the city.

The suspect, whom Gardai said was in his early 20s, was picked up in the Mayfield area around 4am this morning.

He is being questioned in relation to the death of 24-year-old Brian McKee who died from his injuries in the University Hospital.

Detectives have also extended the period of detention of a 27-year-old man who was arrested yesterday in connection with the murder.

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