The body of a woman in her 20s was discovered this morning at a house outside Athboy, Co. Meath.
ardaí in Kells are investigating all the circumstances surrounding the woman’s fatal attack and a man in his 30s has been arrested.
They were responding to a call from an unresponsive woman at a home in the Rathmore area in the early hours of the morning.
National Ambulance Service personnel were also at the scene and the woman was pronounced dead at the scene. Her body remains at the crime scene, which is currently being held for forensic and technical investigations.
The Office of the State Pathologist and the Garda Technical Bureau have now been notified and an autopsy will be arranged.
The man, in his 30s, was later arrested elsewhere and is currently being held at Ashbourne Garda Station under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act 1984.
https://www.independent.ie/news/body-of-woman-20s-discovered-at-house-in-athboy-co-meath-man-30s-arrested-41907223.html Body of woman (20s) found in house in Athboy, Co. Meath; Man (30 years) arrested