Gardaí investigating the homicide of a three year old boy in Kimmage have charged a woman in her early 40s.
Emergency services were called to the Riverside Apartments in the Poddle Park area at around 7 o'clock on Monday evening.
Omar Omran was pronounced dead at the scene. It's understood he had been stabbed several times.
His mum was taken to St James' Hospital where she underwent surgery for knife wounds.
A woman being questioned at Crumlin Garda Station has been charged in connection with the killing and is due to appear before Dublin District Court this morning.