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Jonny Cooper stabbing: Man released without charge

A man arrested over an attack on a Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA) footballer in Dublin has been released without charge.

Jonny Cooper was stabbed in Upper Dorset Street at about 05:30 BST on Saturday 20 September.

The 24-year-old footballer plays at county level for Dublin and at club level for Na Fianna in Glasnevin.

He was treated in hospital for injuries which were not life threatening.

GardaĆ­ said a file would be prepared for the Director of Public Prosecutions.

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