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Dublin: 17°C Wednesday 17 August 2022

Cork victim died of head trauma and stab wounds

Gardaí are continuing the investigation into the incident in Togher early this morning in which two other people were also injured.

Image: Sam Boal/Photocall Ireland

A POST MORTEM on the man who died following a confrontation in Cork early this morning has established that his death was due to a combination of head trauma and stab wounds.

The man has been named as 51-year-old Gerard Delaney of Mahon in Cork.

Gardaí have said there was a row between a large group of people outside a pub in Ballyphehane in Cork in the early hours of this morning.

The investigation is continuing and no arrests have been made.

A man and a woman were also injured in the incident. Their injuries are not believed to be live threatening.

Gardaí are appealing for people with information to contact us at Togher Garda Station on 021 4947120, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.

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