Gardaí launch investigation to identify body recovered in Co Clare

Kilkee Coastguard discovered the body near Labasheeda yesterday evening

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Gardaí have launched an investigation to identify a body recovered in County Clare.

The remains were located yesterday evening by Kilkee Coastguard near Labasheeda.

It is understood the body had been in the water for some time.

A post mortem examination is due to take place at University Hospital Limerick.