Man stabbed this afternoon at Kilkenny shopping centre

Man stabbed this afternoon at Kilkenny shopping centre
General picture of Market Cross Shopping Centre.

A man has been stabbed at a shopping centre in Kilkenny this afternoon.

A man aged in his late 50s was stabbed by a second male, aged in his late 30s, at the Market Cross Shopping Centre in Kilkenny at around 2.30pm today.

The injured man was taken to St Luke's Hospital for treatment.

A man has been arrested and is being detained at Kilkenny Garda Station under the provisions of Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act 1984.

Gardaí have no further details about the condition of the stabbing victim at the moment.


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