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Body found in unexplained circumstances in County Donegal

Conor Trindle
15 Jan 2022, 23:38 GMT+10

CO DONEGAL, Ireland - Forensic investigators on Saturday carried inspections of a site where a body was found overnight.

Gardai say the body, that of a man in his 50s, was discovered lying in a laneway behind a row of houses in the vicinity of Knockalla Drive in Buncrana, in Co Donegal.

The body was discovered around 7:30pm on Friday night. The circumstances of the death of the man is unknown. The office of the State Pathologist is now assisting gardai in their investigations. A post-mortem was expected to be carried out on Saturday, and gardai say: "the results of this examination will determine the course of the Garda investigation."

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