A man is being questioned in connection with a stabbing incident in Waterford city yesterday evening.

Gardaí were called to Church Road in Lisduggan shortly after 6pm and discovered a man with stab wounds to his back and upper legs.

The 38-year-old was taken to Waterford Regional Hospital, where his condition is described as serious but stable.

A 33-year-old man, who was arrested close to the scene, is being detained at Waterford Garda Station.