Gardaí have dealt with an incident at a hospital in Cork city.
Shortly after 1pm Gardaí received a report of a man in his late 40s who was on the roof of a hospital in Cork City.
The man was armed with a knife and was threatening to self-harm. A number of garda units attended the scene.
A Garda negotiator was called and the incident was resolved shortly before 4pm.
The man is currently being assessed by medical personnel.
Gardaí will not be commenting further on this incident.