Man's body recovered from River Dodder in Dublin

A passer-by spotted the body and alerted gardaí

Man's body recovered from River Dodder in Dublin

Image: Stephen Murphy

Gardaí are investigating after a body was recovered from the River Dodder in Dublin.

The man's body was found in Rathfarnam at around 10.00am on Sunday.

The discovery was made by a passer-by who alerted the gardaí.

Image: Stephen Murphy

The body has been removed from the river with the assistance of the Dublin Fire Brigade.

The scene has been preserved. Details of the man's identity or age are not known.

A post-mortem is expected to be carried out on Monday.

Gardaí say as it is a live investigation, they have no further comment.