This is shocking.
Shocking moment woman mugged from behind and hospitalised with stab wounds in Clondalkin
This is the shocking moment a woman was attacked and mugged in Clondalkin on Friday night - writes dublinlive.ie
The incident happened at 11pm by the Mill park apartments on the Old Nangor Road in Clondalkin.
The woman, aged in her 30s, is grabbed from behind as the attacker attempts to steal her hand bag.
After a struggle the male attacker strikes the woman a number of times in an attempt to get the hand bag off her.
Eventually the attacker gives up and sprints away from the scene.
Footage of the shocking incident was caught on CCTV.
The woman was brought to Tallaght Hospital and treated for stab wounds on her hands and legs.
Her injuries are not thought to be life threatening.
In a statement, Gardai said that they were investigating the incident, but that no arrests had been made yet.
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