Teenager arrested after man is stabbed to death in Finglas

18-year-old suspect was arrested in the early hours of this morning

Teenager arrested after man is stabbed to death in Finglas

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A teenager has been arrested in connection with the death of a man in Dublin overnight.

The 33-year-old deceased was stabbed at St Joseph's Park on Dunsink Lane in Finglas in the early hours of the morning. 

The man died at the scene shortly after midnight, according to gardaí.

His body was removed from the halting site earlier today. A postmortem is due to be carried out shortly. 

An 18-year-old man arrested in connection with the incident is being held at Finglas Garda Station under section 4 of the 1984 Criminal Justice Act.

Gardaí are appealing for any witnesses who were in the area between 11.30pm and 12.30am to contact them at Finglas Garda Station on 01 666 7500, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111, or any garda station.