Man due in court following fatal stabbing


A man will appear this morning in Dublin District Court charged with the manslaughter of a man fatally stabbed in a flats complex in Dublin at the weekend. Garda∅ last night named the victim as Mr John Waters (57).

The incident occurred sometime between 11 p.m. and midnight on Saturday at Oliver Bond House flats, in the south inner city.

Garda∅ from Kevin Street were called, and Mr Waters was pronounced dead at the scene.

The Deputy State Pathologist, Dr Marie Cassidy, carried out a post-mortem on the body at the scene yesterday afternoon.