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A man has been hospitalised after being stabbed in county Kildare.

The victim in his 30s was found with stab wounds on Thomas Street in Newbridge at around 7.30pm last night.

He was taken to St James’ Hospital in Dublin where his condition is believed to be serious, but stable.

Shortly after the incident another man, also in his 30s was arrested in the Newbridge area, and has been taken to Newbridge Garda Station.

The scene was preserved for examinations this morning.

Anyone who witnessed the incident or has dashcam footage from the area, around the time it happened at asked to contact Gardaí