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Man stabbed to death in Tyrone

A married father-of-three has been stabbed to death in County Tyrone.

Eamonn Hughes, was attacked in the Lisnahull estate in Dungannon early this morning, after leaving his daughter's 18th birthday party.

There were disturbances in the area, during which several other people were injured.

Two women are believed to have been struck by a car as they attempted to help him.

The PSNI said a number of people have been arrested and have appealed for information.

Mr Hughes' father, Francis, was killed by loyalists 18 years ago.