A Gardaí investigation is underway after a 13-year-old boy was stabbed in north Dublin

The assault happened at around 7.45pm on Sunday night in the Ballygall Road area of Finglas, near a shop in the vicinity

The boy is believed to have been stabbed in the arm and was taken from the scene by ambulance, reports Dublin Live.

A garda spokesperson said that no one has been arrested in connection with the incident and that investigations are ongoing.