The body of a man in his fifties was discovered in an unexplained case in Buncrana, Co Donegal this evening.
The man’s body was found lying on a street behind a block of houses in the Knockalla Drive neighborhood in Buncrana around 7:30 p.m. today.
There are still bodies at the scene.
The scene has been preserved and will be hung for the night.
The offices of the State Pathologist and the Garda Department of Engineering have been notified and both will be at the scene tomorrow.
An autopsy will also take place tomorrow to determine the course of the investigation.
A garda spokesman said: “Gardaí is investigating the discovery of a body under unknown circumstances Friday evening, January 14, 2022, in Buncrana, County Donegal.
“At around 7:30 p.m., the body of a man in his 50s was discovered lying on the street behind a block of flats in the vicinity of Knockalla Drive in Buncrana. The body is still at the scene.
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“The scene is being preserved and will be preserved overnight. The offices of the State Pathologist and the Garda Department of Engineering have been notified and both will be at the scene on Saturday, January 15, 2022. .
“An autopsy will be conducted on Saturday, January 15, 2022, and the results of this autopsy will determine the course of the Garda investigation.”
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