Gardai Arrest Man After A Boy And Two Women Stabbed In Cork


A 10-year-old boy and two women have been stabbed during what is being reported as as an aggravated burglary in Cork city.

Gardaí have confirmed the boy was injured in the Glanmire Road area of Mayfield at around 11pm last night.

He received minor injuries while the two women sustained serious injuries. The women were aged 26 and 47 and were taken to Cork University Hospital.

The 47-year-old woman is in a critical condition. An 18-year-old woman received minor injuries and has since been discharged.

A man in his 50s has been arrested in connection to this incident and taken in for questioning at Mayfield Garda Station.