The incident occurred just after 6.30pm yesterday evening.
GARDAÍ IN KILDARE are investigating a serious assault that took place at around 6.40pm last night at Newbridge train station.
A man in his 20s received stab wounds in the suspected homophobic assault. He was taken to Tallaght University Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
It’s understood gardaí are investigating the incident as a possible hate crime.
A forensic examination has been carried out at the scene.
No arrests have yet been made.
Gardaí said in a statement the force has a significant focus on enhancing the identification, reporting, investigation and prosecution of hate crimes as part of its diversity and integration strategy.