“Shock and Sadness” in local community after death of young mother 

The people of Kilglass were left in a state of shock and sadness after the body of a young mother was found dead in “unexplained circumstances” at her home in the Kilglass area shortly before 9am on Saturday morning.

The woman, who was aged in her thirties and is a member of a local family, was removed from the scene on Saturday afternoon and brought to University Hospital Galway.

The Office of the State Pathologist completed a post mortem yesterday, the results of which are not being released to the public for operational reasons.

Gardaí in the county are continuing to investigate all circumstances surrounding this discovery and are appealing to any person who may have information in relation to this incident to contact them at Castlerea Garda Station on 094 962 1630, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111, or any Garda station.

We will bring you more on this story as it develops…