Belfast Telegraph

Man arrested after fatal stabbing

A man in his 30s died after an incident in Arklow, Co Wicklow.

A man has been arrested after a fatal stabbing in Arklow, Co Wicklow (Niall Carson/PA)
A man has been arrested after a fatal stabbing in Arklow, Co Wicklow (Niall Carson/PA)

A man in his 30s has died after a suspected stabbing incident in Co Wicklow.

The victim suffered fatal injuries at a house in Arklow.

A man in his 40s has been arrested.

Gardai attended the scene at a property in The Crescent in the Meadowvale area of Arklow at around 12.30am on Monday.

The injured man was found with a number of apparent stab wounds.

He was treated by emergency services at the scene and taken to St Vincent’s University Hospital, where he was later pronounced dead.

The arrested man has been detained at Arklow Garda Station under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act 1984.

PA

Popular

From Belfast Telegraph