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Man in his 40s arrested for Tallaght stabbing

The man died from his injuries on Saturday morning.
Feb 20th 2017, 6:47 AM 10,032 6

A MAN IN his 40s has been arrested in relation to a fatal stabbing which occurred in Tallaght, Dublin, on Sunday.

Gardaí said they arrested a man in his 40s in connection with the attack which left a 32-year-old dead.

Emergency services were called to an incident at a house on Deerpark Avenue at about 4.40am on Saturday morning.

When they arrived at the scene they found an unresponsive man with suspected stab wounds. He was later pronounced dead and his body remains at the scene.

A garda spokesman said: “Gardaí wish to appeal to witnesses who may have been in the Deerpark Avenue or may have heard a disturbance between 4am and 5.30am Saturday morning, 18th February to contact them at Tallaght garda station on 01 666 6000, The garda confidential telephone line 1800 666 111 or any garda station.”

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