Ireland Man's body found in laneway in south Dublin

17:26  12 january  2018
17:26  12 january  2018 Source:   Independent.ie

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GARDAÍ ARE AT the scene of an incident in Dalkey, south Dublin , this morning after the discovery of a man ’ s body . The body was found at 8.30am in a laneway that leads to an apartment block just off Convent Road.

Gardaí are treating the man ' s death as suspicious. Gardaí are investigating after the body of a man was found in a laneway in Dalkey this morning. Ireland. Regional. Dublin .

The scene in Dalkey village this morning The scene in Dalkey village this morning GARDAI are investigating after the body of a man was found in a laneway in south Dublin.

His body was found in a private laneway leading up to an apartment block just off Convent Road in Dalkey at around 8.30am this morning.

It is understood the 35-year-old received a puncture wound to the body.

The cause of his death is not yet known and a garda spokesman said they are "keeping an open mind" as the investigation continues.

Gardai cordon off area where body was found © Independent.ie Gardai cordon off area where body was found

A technical examination is being carried out and there are up to six garda vehicles at the scene along with an ambulance.

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Find a. IRELAND: Gardaí in Dun Laoghaire are investigating the discovery of a body in a Dalkey laneway at approximately 8.30am this morning. All Regions Dublin Cork Limerick Galway - Dublin Dublin North Dublin South Dublin West Dublin City Centre Antrim Armagh Carlow

The area remains cordoned off and the office of the State Pathologist has been notified.

A close friend of the man - who grew up and went to school with him, stood outside the scene and described his pal as a "lovely fella" but was too shaken to say more. 

The scene where the body was found © Independent.ie The scene where the body was found

Another local said he’d "always stop to say hello". Anyone who may have been near the laneway or anyone with any information is asked to contact Dun Laoghaire Garda station on 01 6665000, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any Garda station.

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