Man hospitalised following early morning stabbing incident in county Longford

Gardaí have launched an appeal for witnesses

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Longford Gardaí appeal for witnesses to Kenagh stabbing incident

Longford Gardaí appeal for witnesses to Kenagh stabbing incident

A man, believed to be in his 20's, was hospitalised following an early morning stabbing incident in county Longford.

Gardaí have launched an appeal for witnesses to the stabbing which occurred sometime around 8am today (Thursday, November 29) in the village of Kenagh.

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The victim, understood to be from county Westmeath, was found in the middle of the street after he sustained a stab wound to his abdomen. 

The man was transferred to the Midland Regional Hospital, Mullingar where his injuries are described as being non-life threatening.

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information is asked to contact Longford Garda Station on 043 33 50570. 

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