Gardaí investigating after woman's body is found at house in Wexford

The body was found in the Clonard area at around 7.30pm last night

Gardaí are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a woman in her early 50s.

The woman's body was found at a house in the Cluain Dara area of Clonard, just outside Wexford town.

The discovery was made at around 7.30pm last night, gardaí said. 

The scene has been preserved for a technical examination and the state pathologist has been notified. 

The body remains at the scene.