Deceased in Ennis stabbing identified as three remain in custody

Deceased in Ennis stabbing identified as three remain in custody

Three men are still being held for questioning over the death of a 31 year old Polish man who died following a stabbing in Ennis overnight.

He's been named as Piotr Nowakowski, a single man who had lived in Clare for a number of years.

His sister also lives in Ennis and has been informed by Gardaí.

Another man suffered a broken leg following the violent incident at Sandfield Mews at around 1am. He is also being interviewed by Gardaí at Limerick University Hospital.

Gardaí are awaiting results of a post mortem examination being carried out by the Deputy State Pathologist, Dr Michael Curtis, to determine how their investigations proceed.

More in this Section

Inquest to take place into death of Nóra Quoirin, Malaysian officials sayInquest to take place into death of Nóra Quoirin, Malaysian officials say

Gardaí appeal for help finding teen missing since WednesdayGardaí appeal for help finding teen missing since Wednesday

The Euromillions numbers are in...The Euromillions numbers are in...

Developer BAM to resume work at National Children’s Hospital site on MondayDeveloper BAM to resume work at National Children’s Hospital site on Monday


Lifestyle

Dr Martin Coyne, a GP based in Donegal, takes Catherine Shanahan through one of his work daysWorking Life: Dr Martin Coyne, GP, Co Donegal

A Spielberg classic, a host of Premier League ties and Romesh Ranganathan in the Sahara are among this weekend's top picksWeekend TV Highlights: Premier League action, The Voice Kids, and Romesh Ranganathan

Contents from two Cork houses at Woodward's auction, says Des O'SullivanOnline sale with socially distant viewing at Woodward's

Des O'Sullivan previews Fonsie Mealy's timed online collector's saleCork silhouettes, a massacre and a landmark of Irish printing

More From The Irish Examiner