Woman arrested as Gardai investigate death of man in Ballyfermot

Woman arrested as Gardai investigate death of man in Ballyfermot

A MAN has died following a stabbing incident in a flat in Ballyfermot in the early hours of this morning.

Emergency services rushed to the scene at 2.30am on Claddagh Court in Ballyfermot and found a man in his 30s with an apparent stab wound.

The injured man was treated at the scene by emergency services but was pronounced dead a short time later.

A woman in her 40s was arrested under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984 and is currently detained in Clondalkin Garda Station.

A statement released by Gardai this morning said: “Gardaí are investigating all of the circumstances surrounding the death of a man following an incident in Ballyfermot, Dublin on Tuesday the 8th of November, 2022.

“Shortly after 2.30am, Gardaí and Emergency Services attended at a flat in Claddagh Court, Ballyfermot, where a man aged in his late 30s was found with an apparent stab wound.

“The injured man was treated at the scene by Emergency Services personnel but was pronounced dead a short time later.

“A woman aged in her late 40s has since been arrested by investigating Gardaí and is currently detained under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984 at Clondalkin Garda Station.”

The body of the deceased remains at the scene which is preserved for forensic and technical examination and the Coroner and Office of the State Pathologist have been notified.

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