Gardai in Newcastlewest investigating the death of male in his 30's in a house in the village of Pallaskenry, Co Limerick today have arrested a 29 year old man in connection with the death.
He is being detained at Newcastlewest Garda station under the provisions of section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act 1984 as amended.
Gardai were called to the scene shortly before 5pm and discovered the body of a male in a house, the area was immediately sealed off for a technical examination. The office of the State Pathologist has been notified. The body remains at the scene.
Gardai are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to contact the Gardai in Newcastlewest on 061 393102, the Garda confidential line on 1800 666 111 or any Garda station.