An investigation has been launched after a man in his late teens was stabbed in Galway overnight.
This incident occurred at around 3.30am in the St. Francis Street area of the city.
A man was stabbed and brought to University Hospital Galway with serious but non-life threatening injuries.
The street was closed for a time for a technical and forensic examination but has since reopened.
No arrests have been made and gardaí say investigations are ongoing.