Man killed following stabbing in Louth

A man has been killed in a stabbing in Dundalk in Co Louth.

A number of people have been injured and one man has been arrested after the incident which happened just before 9 am this morning.

Three scenes have been sealed off in Dundalk after a man died in a stabbing incident – Avenue Road, inner relief road and Seatown.


One man was pronounced dead at the scene. His age is not known at this stage.

A number of other people were also injured – the extent of their injuries is unclear.

One man is being detained at Dundalk Garda Station.

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to come forward