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Irish Mirror
Irish Mirror
Darragh Murphy

Man hospitalised after alleged stabbing in altercation in Courtown, Wexford

Gardai have launched an investigation after a reported stabbing during an altercation outside a premises in Co Wexford on Saturday afternoon.

Members of An Garda Siochana responded to reports of an incident outside a premises in the Courtown region of Wexford shortly after 2pm on Saturday.

The ambulance service assisted in transporting a man, who is believed to be in his 30s, to hospital after he suffered injuries in the disturbance.

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Footage of the incident was shared widely on social media, while Gardai continue to explore all lines of enquiry in relation to the altercation.

"On Saturday 25th March 2023 at approximately 2:30pm Gardaí were alerted after a man was injured in the course of a disturbance involving a group of males outside a premises in Courtown, Co Wexford," a Garda spokesperson confirmed.

"The man, who understood to be in his 30s, was taken from the scene by Ambulance to St Vincent’s Hospital.

"His injures are not thought to be life threatening.

"Enquiries are ongoing."


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