A 20-year-old man's been arrested

A 33-year-old man has died after being stabbed in County Kerry.

It happened in the early hours of this morning at a housing estate in Cahersiveen.

Shortly after 4.30am this morning a man received serious stab wounds at a house in Fertha Drive.

The injured man was taken by ambulance to University Hospital in Kerry where he was pronounced dead.

A 20-year-old man was arrested a short time later in connection with the investigation - he's being held at Killarney Garda Station.

A post mortem examination is scheduled to take place today and the local coroner has been notified.

The Garda Technical Bureau are also at the scene which has been sealed off.

Gardaí are urging anyone with information to come forward and contact them at Caherciveen Garda Station on 066-947-3600, the Garda Confidential Telephone Line on 1800-666-111 or any Garda station.