'No gangland involvement' in early-morning stabbing of Hutch family member
A member of the Hutch family is thought to be in a serious condition in hospital after being stabbed in Dublin this morning.
A Hutch family member sustained serious injuries in a knife attack early this morning.
The incident took place at Kevin Barry House on Coleraine Street in the north-inner city:
Stabbing this morning at Kevin Barry flats in Dublin. Member of Hutch family seriously injured. @sundayworld— Nicola Tallant (@nicolatallantsw) August 30, 2016
The attack is thought to have occurred at approximately 9am this morning.
The 19-year-old victim was rushed to hospital following the brutal stabbing.
The crime scene has been sealed off.
Gardai are not of the opinion that the stabbing is related to the ongoing gangland feud that has spilled a lot of blood in Dublin city:
Gardaí do not believe this morning's stabbing in Dublin is linked to Gangland Feud.— Nicola Tallant (@nicolatallantsw) August 30, 2016
One man was arrested at the scene after failing to comply with garda instructions.