Belfast Telegraph

Man, 25, stabbed to death in Co Clare

A man has been stabbed to death in Co Clare.

The attack happened shortly after 1am on Sunday at the Marion Estate in Kilkee.

The victim, aged 25, received serious stab wounds and was pronounced dead at Limerick University Hospital, gardai said.

A Garda spokesman said: "A 22-year-old man was arrested a short time later in connection with this investigation and is currently detained at Kilrush Garda Station under the provisions of Section 4 Criminal Justice Act - 1984.

"The scene is currently preserved for a technical examination. The Garda Technical Bureau is scheduled to attend the scene later."

Gardai appealed to witnesses to come forward.

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