Three men in their 20s were hospitalised after a stabbing in Co Galway yesterday evening.

The assault took place at about 7pm in the Brackernagh area of Ballinasloe.

All three men received stab wounds and were taken to Portiuncula Hospital for treatment.

Two men remain in hospital, but their injuries are not life-threatening.

A 20-year-old man has been arrested and is currently being detained in Ballinasloe Garda Station under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act.

Gardai are appealing for anyone who witnesses the assaults to contact them in Ballinasloe at 090 - 96 31890 or the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 - 666 - 111.



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