Investigation launched after man's body found in Waterford

The body was discovered at a house in Ardkeen earlier this afternoon

Investigation launched after man's body found in Waterford

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Gardaí have launched an investigation following the discovery of a man's body in Waterford earlier today.

The discovery was made at around 1.30pm this afternoon at a house at Appian Close in Ardkeen.

The man - who was in his 30s - was pronounced dead at the scene.

The state pathologist has been notified, and a forensic examination is due to be carried out.

A post-mortem examination is also expected to take place tomorrow, with gardaí saying the results will determine the course of their investigation.