Man dies after suspected stabbing in Dublin

GardaĆ­ (Irish police) outside a house in Mulhuddart Image copyright RTE

A man has died following a suspected stabbing in north west Dublin.

The man, who was in his 20s, was discovered with "apparent stab wounds" in a house at Castlecurragh Heath, Mulhuddart, shortly after 6pm on Saturday, according to GardaĆ­ (Irish police).

He was treated at the scene by emergency services personnel but was pronounced dead a short time later.

A man in his 40s has been arrested in connection with the incident.

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He has been detained at Finglas Garda Station.

The investigation is ongoing and an incident room has been established at Blanchardstown Garda Station.