Two men have been arrested in connection with the fatal stabbing of a man in Athy, Co Kildare earlier this month.

David Boland, 34, was stabbed multiple times during an incident on Duke Street in Athy, in the early hours of Thursday 1 November.

Two men in their 20s have been arrested in Athy.

They are being held in Kildare and Newbridge garda stations.

A 20-year-old man appeared in court on Sunday 4 November charged with the murder of Mr Boland.