A teenage boy is in serious condition in hospital following a suspected gang attack in Dublin on Wednesday.
In a statement, Gardaí have confirmed a teenage boy was attacked in the Bluebell area of the city yesterday afternoon.
The teenager was rushed to Beaumont Hospital following the attack.
He is in serious condition, according to Gardaí.
The scene of the incident in Dublin 12 has been preserved for a technical exam as officers begin investigations.
No arrests have been made, but Gardaí said investigations are ongoing.
Anyone with information can contact Gardaí at Crumlin on 01 6666200, The Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111, or any Garda Station.