UPDATE: Fatal Stabbing Incident in Greenfort Dr, Clondalkin
A man (50s) arrested in relation to a fatal stabbing incident in Greenfort Drive, Clondalkin on the 1st of March, 2019 was expected to appear at before a sitting of Dublin District Court, Criminal Courts of Justice No. 2, at 4.30pm, 2nd of March 2019 charged in connection with the case.
Gardaí have arrested a man in his 50s following a fatal assault at Greenfort Drive, Clondalkin, Dublin 22 at 12.30am on 1st March 2019.
At 12.30am Gardaí were called to an incident at a house at Greenfort Drive, Clondalkin. A woman in her 40s was found with serious injuries believed to be stab wounds. The woman was pronounced dead at the scene. Her body remains at the scene pending the arrival of the State Pathologist.
A man in his 50s was arrested and he is detained at Lucan Garda Station under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984.
The house is sealed off and a technical examination of the area will be carried out by Garda Crime Scene Examiners.