A man has died after being repeatedly stabbed during an incident in Dublin's north inner city, gardai have said.
The 45-year-old victim had been fighting for his life in hospital since the attack on the North Strand at around 10.45pm last night.
He was being treated at the Mater Misericordiae University Hospital after being stabbed by another man.
But he was pronounced dead this morning, said investigating officers.
They have appealed for anyone with information or anyone who was in the area of the North Strand between 10.15pm and 10.45pm last night to contact them.
An incident room has been set up at Mountjoy Garda Station.