UPDATE: Man hospitalised with stab wounds after serious incident in Tullamore
A man in his 40s was taken to the Midlands Regional Hospital with an apparent stab wound to the head after a serious incident in Tullamore this afternoon.
The man's injuries are believed to be serious but not life threatening.
A second man was taken to hospital in a second ambulance with a wound to the arm.
At approximately 1:40pm today, local Gardaí and the Garda Armed Support Unit responded to a public order incident in the Arden View area of Tullamore where a serious altercation took place involving at least six people. Gardaí are still at the scene this evening.
No arrests have yet been made and investigations are ongoing.