7.6 C
Ireland
Monday, May 17, 2021

Murder investigation underway after woman is fatally stabbed in Dublin

A murder investigation is underway by gardaí after a 25-year-old woman was fatally stabbed in Finglas, Co Dublin. The young woman was discovered with serious injuries in a house on Melville Drive shortly after 2pm this afternoon.

As gardaí arrived at the scene, a man was seen jumping from a balcony and fleeing the house.

Gardaí then found the woman in a serious condition inside the house who was subsequently taken to Connolly Hospital in Blanchardstown where she was pronounced dead a short time after.

A man in his 20s has been arrested and is currently being questioned in Finglas Garda Station. Gardaí are appealing to anyone with information in relation to the incident to contact Finglas Garda Station at 01 666 7500, the Garda Confidential Line at 1800 666 111 or any garda station.

POPULAR

COVID-19: 360 new confirmed cases in Ireland

Health officials have confirmed that 360 more cases of Covid-19 have been recorded in Ireland. The figures did not...

Cyber attack on HSE will cost tens of millions to resolve – CEO Paul Reid

It will cost the State “tens of millions” of euro to resolve the network system impacted by last week’s cyber attack on...

August at the earliest for non-essential international travel – Varadkar

It will be “August at the earliest” before non-essential international travel can take place again, Tánaiste Leo Varadkar has said.

POLL: Should Ireland develop a stronger economic relationship with China?

Over the past several decades China's economy has grown exceptionally, making the nation one of the strongest economically in the world.
Ireland
clear sky
7.6 ° C
7.8 °
7.2 °
84 %
2.8kmh
7 %
Tue
13 °
Wed
13 °
Thu
15 °
Fri
10 °
Sat
9 °