A man in his 20s is schedules to appear before Drogheda District Court this morning Friday 10th January 2020 in connection with the incident.
A man in his fifties is recovering in Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital this morning after he was stabbed last night during an assault at Knockbrack Downs.
A Garda spokesperson said that Gardaí are investigating the serious assault on the man which occurred at approximately 9.30pm on Thursday 9th January 2020 at a residence at Knockbrack Downs, Drogheda.
“The man was taken to Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital, Drogheda with apparent stab wounds. His condition is described as non-life threatening.
“The scene is currently preserved pending a full technical examination.
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“A man in his 20s was arrested at the scene and was detained at Drogheda Garda Station under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act 1984. He was later charged and will appear before Drogheda District Court this morning Friday 10th January 2020.”