Gardaí are investigating the circumstances surrounding the discovery of the body of a 30 year old man at a house in The Grove area, Pallasgreen, County Limerick, shortly after 11pm last night.
Gardaí were alerted to the discovery of the man who had suffered apparent stab wounds. He was pronounced dead and his body remains at the scene.
A woman, 34 years, was taken to University Hospital Limerick with an apparent stab wound. Her injuries are described as non life threatening.
Two men, 20 and 32 year of age, have been arrested in connection with this investigation and are currently detained at Henry Street and Roxboro Road Garda Stations under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984.
The scene has been preserved and the Offices of the State Pathologist have been notified.
Gardaí are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to contact them at Bruff Garda Station on 061 382940, The Garda Confidential Line 1800 666111 or any Garda Station.