Man, 24, dead following pub stabbing

Man, 24, dead following pub stabbing

The man was killed just before midnight on Saturday night.

Gardaí at Mayorstone in Limerick are investigating a fatal stabbing which occurred at licensed premises at Sexton Street North.

The incident occurred at approximately 23.55hrs last night, July 7th 2018.

A 24-year-old male received serious stab wounds and was taken to University Hospital Limerick where he was pronounced dead a short time later.

A post-mortem examination is scheduled to take place today and the local coroner has been notified.


The scene is currently preserved for a technical examination. The Garda Technical Bureau are attending the scene.

No arrests have been made and investigations are said to be ongoing.

Gardaí wish to appeal to witnesses who may have been in the area at the time of the incident or have information to contact them at Mayorstone Garda Station on 061-456980 , The Garda Confidential Telephone Line 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.