Man Held Following Thurles Co Tipperary Stabbing

MonakeebaGardai have arrested a man in his 30’s, following a stabbing incident here in Thurles in the early hours of this morning.

The victim, who is believed to be a 22 year-old male, was removed by ambulance to Clonmel Hospital in South Tipperary following this altercation and is now understood to be in a stable condition.

The incident occurred in the early hours of this morning at the entrance to Monakeeba, College Green, Beechwood Grove & Beechwood Lawns housing estates, here in Thurles.

In a follow up operation Gardaí have arrested a male aged in his 30’s and the suspected assailant has been taken to Thurles Garda Station, where he is currently being held under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act 1984.

It is understood that Gardaí during a follow-up search also discovered a knife in the vicinity of the crime scene.

The area remained sealed off between the hours of 4:00am and 10:00am this morning, for a technical and forensic examination.

Thurles Gardaí are now appealing for witnesses with any information regarding this incident to contact Thurles Garda Station Tel: 0504-25100 or the Garda Confidential Line Tel: 1800 66 111.


Leave a Reply

You can use these HTML tags

<a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>




three − 1 =

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.