A man in his 20s has been seriously injured in a stabbing in Dublin city.
He has been rushed to hospital, but is expected to make a recovery.
This assault took place in Cathal Brugha Street at 7am this morning.
When gardaí arrived, the man was slumped on the ground with a stab wound.
Emergency services attended the scene and brought the man to the Mater Hospital nearby.
His injuries are described as serious but not life-threatening.
Garda Forensic Investigators are currently at the scene and investigations ongoing.