Investigation launched into stabbing of man, 40s, in Balbriggan

Gardaí have launched an investigation following a stabbing incident in north County Dublin on Friday night.

Emergency services were called to the scene at a house on Bath Road in Balbriggan at around 9.30pm.

It's understood that a man in his 40s has been taken to Beaumont Hospital where he is being treated for a single stab wound.

His injuries have been described as serious, but not life threatening.

The scene have been preserved pending a Garda examination and a full investigation is underway.

Anyone with information is being asked to contact Balbriggan garda station at 01 802 0510, the Garda Confidential Telephone Line 1800-666-111 or any Garda Station.