Man’s body discovered in Carrick-on-Shannon

Gardai are currently investigating the discovery of a body in Carrick-on-Shannon earlier this afternoon, Sunday.

Gardaí along with local emergency services were alerted after the body of a man in his late 50s was discovered on lands in the Carrick-on-Shannon area at around noon.

The scene is currently being preserved for further examination.

The man’s body has been transferred to University Hospital Sligo for a post-mortem examination.