Man dies after stabbing incident in Carlow

A man in his 20s has been arrested
A man in his 20s has been arrested

Gardai have confirmed that a man has died after a reported stabbing incident in a house in Carlow

In a statement, the Gardai have said: 

"At approximately 1.30pm gardai were called to a house on Frederick Ave after a report of a male being stabbed.

"On arrival gardai discovered a 46 year old male seriously injured and he was later pronounced dead.

"A male in his 20s was arrested a short time later and he is currently detained under the provisions of Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act 1984 at Carlow Garda Station.

"The area has been preserved for a technical examination and the offices of the State Pathologist have been notified."

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