Woman arrested as body found in Tipperary

Gardaí at Roscrea were alerted to an incident at The Maltings and attended the scene

The body of man was found in Roscrea, Co Tipperary this morning shortly after 2.30am.

Gardaí at Roscrea were alerted to an incident at a residential premises at The Maltings and attended the scene. The man had suffered apparent stab wounds and was pronounced dead at scene.

A woman in her 40s was arrested a short time later and is currently being detained at Nenagh Garda Station under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984.

The scene has been preserved and the Offices of the State Pathologist has been notified.

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