LATEST: Two teenagers arrested in relation to fatal stabbing in Dublin

Seagull House
Seagull House

Two teenagers have been arrested in relation to yesterday's fatal stabbing in Dublin.

Paul 'Paulie' Curran McGuirk suffered serious stab wounds at Seagull House, on Rutland Avenue in Dolphin’s Barn, at around 4pm on Saturday.

He was rushed by ambulance to St James’s Hospital, where he was later pronounced dead.

Paul 'Paulie' Curran McGuirk

Detectives investigating the incident arrested an 18-year-old man and an 18-year-old woman late on Saturday night.

They are being held at Crumlin and Sundrive Road Garda Stations under the provisions of Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act 1984.

Mr Curran is a brother of David Curran (25) who is currently serving two life sentences for the murder of two Polish mechanics eight years ago.

David Curran murdered Pawel Kalite (28) and Marius Szwaijkos (27) outside their home on Benbulben Road, Drimnagh, on February 23rd, 2008.

A post mortem on the victim is due to take place today.