Man (20) stabbed in Roscommon Town


Gardaí in Roscommon are appealing for information following an assault incident in Roscommon Town.

  Shortly after 11 pm Gardaí were called to the scene of an incident in a car park at rear a premises on Castle Street. A 20-year-old man had sustained apparent stab wounds during the incident. The man was taken by ambulance to Portiuncula Hospital, Ballinasloe. He condition is understood to be serious. The scene is currently preserved by investigating Garda for a forensic examination.

  No arrests have been made to date and investigating Gardaí are appealing for witnesses. They are particularly appealing to anyone who was in the Castle Street area between to 10.30 pm and 11.30 pm to come forward. 

  Anyone with information is asked to contact Gardaí at Roscommon Town 090-6638300, the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.