Northern Ireland

West Belfast stab victim in intensive care

Close-up of police car
Image caption Police are appealing for information

A 21-year-old man is "critically ill" after being stabbed in west Belfast.

He is being treated in the intensive care unit at the Royal Victoria Hospital.

Detectives are investigating an attack at a house on Roden Street near the Westlink and Grosvenor Road.

Police were called to the scene around 08:00 GMT on Thursday 26 December.

An appeal for information has been issued by police.