A 29-year-old man has appeared in court in Dublin charged with the murder of a man in Skerries, Co Dublin.

Michael Gannon, 55, was stabbed to death at his daughter's house in Mourne Park where he was babysitting his grandchildren in Skerries two days ago. 

Dragos Nika from 37 Mourne Park, Skerries, Co Dublin was remanded in custody for a week. 

The judge directed that he be granted supervision and psychiatric attention while in prison.