A MAN is in hospital today after being stabbed in an altercation in Cork city last night.
The man received a number of stab wounds in the altercation in an green area on Curraheen Road at around midnight.
Gardai were called to the scene and the man was taken to Cork University Hospital for treatment.
The incident followed an earlier altercation at a nearby house at around 10pm. It is understood hurleys were used as weapons in that incident.