Ireland Garda probe after discovery of body in north Dublin

16:43  04 august  2017
16:43  04 august  2017 Source:   independent.ie

Pictured: Man charged with hit-and-run causing death of schoolboy Lee (13) last year

  Pictured: Man charged with hit-and-run causing death of schoolboy Lee (13) last year A Dublin man has been accused of hit-and-run and dangerous driving causing the death of a 13-year-old boy in the north of the city. Dean Shelley (27) appeared in Dublin District Court ­following a fatal accident in Coolock last year after which schoolboy Lee Henry died.Judge John Lindsay granted him bail and adjourned the case for the preparation of a book of evidence.Mr Shelley, of Casement Road, Finglas, is charged with one count of dangerous driving and one of failing to remain at the scene of an accident.

TRAGIC DISCOVERY . GARDAI have launched a probe after a body was discovered on church grounds in Dublin in the early hours of this morning.

A BODY of a man has been discovered at the Naul in north Dublin . The offices of the State Pathologists and the Garda Technical Bureau have been notified. Gardai in Balbriggan are appealing to the public for information.

  Garda probe after discovery of body in north Dublin GARDAI are investigating after a body was discovered earlier today.

The grim discovery was made this morning in north Dublin at approximately 10.40am.

The man's remains were discovered in a laneway off the Ballyboughal to Oldtown Road (R129), approximately a kilometre outside Ballyboughal.

It is understood the body was found in or near a ditch.

It is not yet known if the death is being treated as suspicious.

Gardaí believe the victim is aged in his 30s and may have been dead for some time.

Detectives are investigating if he is a foreign national.

There is some evidence to suggest that the man had been there for lengthy period of time.

The state pathologist is on route to the scene and the Garda Technical Bureau has been notified.

Gardai wish to appeal for witnesses or to anyone with information to contact Balbriggan Garda Station on 01 8020510, The Garda Confidential Telephone Line 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.

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