A man in his early 20s has been seriously injured in a stabbing incident in Co Tipperary.

The man was injured during the incident at Riverdale in Cahir at around 8.20pm last night.

He was taken to South Tipperary General Hospital and later transferred to Cork University Hospital.

Gardaí have appealed for witnesses to contact them Cahir Garda Station on 052-7445630 or the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111.