Investigation into fatal stabbing in Co Dublin

Thursday 14 November 2013 22.00
The scene at Mourne Park in Skerries has been sealed off
The scene at Mourne Park in Skerries has been sealed off

A man has died in a stabbing incident in Skerries, Co Dublin.

The body of the 55-year-old man remains at the scene in Mourne Park, which has been sealed off for a forensic examination.

The Office of the State Pathologist has been notified.

A man in his 20s was arrested shortly after the discovery of the body at around 6pm.

He is being held at Ballymun Garda Station.