Woman (34) arrested by gardaí investigating discovery of man's body in Limerick

The body, which has yet to be identified, was discovered by gardaí searching for a missing Polish man

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Gardaí investigating the discovery of a man's body in a back garden in Limerick have made an arrest.

A woman (34) was arrested yesterday evening and is being detained at Henry Street Garda Station under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984.

The remains were discovered at the Pines in Briarfield, Castletroy yesterday morning by gardaí searching for a missing Polish man.

The body has yet to be identified, and a post-mortem is set to be carried out this morning.

Gardaí say the State Pathologist and members of the Garda Technical Bureau are at the scene of the discovery.

Investigating officers are continuing to appeal for witnesses or anyone with information.

Superintendent Derek Smart spoke to reporters yesterday, saying they are appealing for anybody who may have seen or heard anything unusual in the Briarfield area since December 30th to come forward:

Gardaí at Henry Street can be contacted on 061-212-400, and the Garda Confidential Line can be reached at 1800-666-111.