Updated: 04/01/17 : 11:49:36Printable Version
A woman was hospitalised after being stabbed in the neck during a mugging in the Drumcondra area of Dublin city yesterday.
The 36-year-old was walking home from work when she was approached by another woman who demanded her handbag shortly after 6pm.
There was an altercation between the pair and the 36-year-old was stabbed in the neck.
She was taken to the Mater Hospital where she is being treated for her injuries, which are not believed to be life-threatening.
No arrests have been made and gardaí are appealing for witnesses to contact Mountjoy Garda Station on 01-6668602.