The Gardai in Thurles are appealing for information following a stabbing incident in the town on St Stephen’s night.
The incident occurred at the entrance road to Móin Ns Cíbe (Monakeeba), Thurles, in the early hours of the morning. A 22-year-old male who sustained stab wounds during the incident was taken by ambulance to Clonmel Hospital. (His condition is described as stable) The scene is preserved for a technical and forensic examination. A knife was recovered near to the scene by Gardai during follow up searches.
A man aged in his 30s has been arrested and is currently detained under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984, at Thurles Garda Station.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Thurles Garda Station 0504-25100 or the Garda Confidential Line 1800 66 111.