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.