Three held after teenager stabbed in Westport
17-year-old sustained serious injuries but is said to be stable
Gardaí in are appealing for witnesses following the serious assault which occurred at around 11pm at Railway Walk.
The 17-year-old male who sustained serious injuries was taken by ambulance to Mayo General Hospital where his condition is described as stable.
Three males aged in their late teens were arrested and are currently being detained under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act at Westport Garda Station.
A technical examination of the scene is underway and enquiries are ongoing.
Gardaí appealing for witnesses, particularly anyone who was in the vicinity of Railway Walk between 10.30pm and 11pm last night to contact them at Westport Garda Station on 098 50230 or on the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111.