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Arrest after fatal stabbing of man in west Dublin

The scene at Balgaddy in west Dublin Image copyright RTÉ
Image caption The scene at Balgaddy in west Dublin

A 52-year-old man has died after he was stabbed in west Dublin.

The man suffered serious stab wounds during the incident at Buirg an Ri Walk in Balgaddy.

It happened at 22:20 local time on Wednesday.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

A 19-year-old man has been arrested and is being questioned at Ronanstown Garda Station.

Gardaí (Irish police) said a post-mortem examination is due to take place on Thursday.

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Image caption Gardaí (Irish police) have appealed for information about the attack

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