Man critical in hospital after Cork stabbing

Man critical in hospital after Cork stabbing

A man is in a critical condition in hospital following a stabbing in Cork.

The 30-year-old was stabbed during a row in Hollyhill on the northside of the city at around 5pm yesterday evening.

No arrests have been made.

The incident happened in a laneway at Hollyhill and it is understood the man - who was a single man from the nearby Knocknaheeny - was stabbed in the neck during a row.

Gardaí were called to the scene and the man was rushed to Cork University Hospital for emergency surgery, and is in a critical condition.

The scene has been sealed off and Gardaí have begun house to house inquiries in the area.

They are appealing for witnesses to contact them at Gurranabraher Garda Station.


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