Man due in court over hospital stabbing

/Man due in court over hospital stabbing

Man due in court over hospital stabbing

A 36-year-old man is due in court today, charged in connection with the death of a woman at a psychiatric hospital in Waterford on Friday night. 

Marie O’Brien, 55, died after being stabbed at St Otteran’s hospital, where she had lived for the past decade. 

Another patient and a staff member were injured in the attack. 

It is understood the woman was stabbed at least once during the attack which happened at around 7pm in a building in the grounds of the hospital on Friday night. 

Another female patient and a woman who worked there were injured in the incident and treated at University Hospital Waterford.

Their injuries are not life threatening.

RTÉ News – News Headlines

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