Two men held after man stabbed ‘multiple’ times in Limerick

Victim described as stable after 2.30am attack at Raheen on south side of city

Photograph:  Oli Scarff/Getty Images

Photograph: Oli Scarff/Getty Images


Two men have been arrested following a stabbing in Limerick early this morning.

The men, aged 19 and 20, were held in relation to the stabbing on Ballycummin Road, Raheen, on the south side of the city.

A man in his 30s was brought by ambulance to University Hospital Limerick after the incident. His condition is described as stable.

“He has a fair few wounds...multiple stab wounds,” a Garda source added.

The arrested men are being detained at Roxboro Road Garda station under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984.

Gardaí have appealed for witnesses after a man was stabbed “multiple” times in Limerick.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Roxboro Road Garda station on 061-214340.