A security man is recovering in hospital tonight after he was stabbed in Tesco in Drogheda after a man reportedly tried to steal an Easter egg.
Approximately 8pm tonight, a man entered Tesco on West St, and he allegedly tried to steal an Easter egg.
The man was apprehended by staff and fellow shoppers, the gardai eventually arrived on the scene and managed to arrest the man.
Meanwhile, the security man was rushed to Our Lady Of Lourdes hospital where he is currently being treated for the stab wound. His condition is said to be non life threatening.