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Dublin shocker: Senior Gardai found dead in office

By Sheetal Sukhija, Ireland News
12 Feb 2018, 16:09 GMT+10

DUBLIN, Ireland - Garda Technical Bureau inspected a scene inside a Dublin Garda station, where a senior Gardai detective was found dead.

Gardai said on Sunday that they had launched an investigation into the sudden death of a serving member of An Garda Siochana following the incident at Ballymun Station.

Gardai said in a statement that the alarm was raised shortly before 9 pm and the Coroner, along with the Garda Technical Bureau had been notified. 

Officials are, however, not suspected foul play in the incident.

According to reports, the matter has been referred to the Garda Síochána Ombudsman Commission (GSOC).

Reports also revealed that it is believed an official firearm was found at the scene, however, officials have not confirmed the same.

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