Man arrested after brandishing knife on Sligo ATU campus

A man has been arrested after an incident on the ATU Sligo campus this afternoon.


It’s reported that the man was brandishing a knife and threatened passers-by.


Gardai were quickly on scene and apprehended the man.


He is currently being detained at Sligo Garda Station.


A spokesperson for ATU Sligo has confirmed to Ocean FM news that there were no injuries.


ATU is expected to release a statement on the incident at a later stage.


President of the Student’s Union, Jeremiah Egberonge, praised the swift response of the authorities.