A criminal investigation has been launched after the body of a man was found at a house in Dublin yesterday with ‘significant injuries‘.
Gardai were called to the scene at Dun Saithne Green in Balbriggan yesterday afternoon. The body of a man in his 60s was discovered at the house in North County Dublin
A post mortem exam is underway this afternoon at the City Morgue.
CCTV footage is being examined, and gardai are carrying out door to door enquiries, while a techincal examination of the scene is currently taking place.
An incident room has been established at Balbriggan Garda Station, and a family liaison officer has been provided to the family of the deceased.
In a statement a Garda spokesperson said: ”Gardaí attended a domestic residence in Balbriggan where the body of a man in his 60s was discovered.
“The scene is currently preserved and a technical examination is to be carried out by the Garda Technical Bureau.”