A boy has been arrested in connection with Dublin murder

The body of a young man was found in a park in Tallaght on Saturday

A boy has been arrested in connection with Dublin murder

Adam Muldoon

A boy has been arrested in connection with the murder of Adam Muldoon in Dublin.

The 23 year olds body was found in a park in Tallaght on Saturday morning.

23-year-old Adam Muldoon was discovered shortly after 6.30am and pronounced dead at the scene. Gardai believe he may have met a 'violent death'.

Superintendent Ian Lackey from Tallaght Garda Station says they want to speak to anyone who was around the area on Friday night near Jobstown Park which is also known locally as Butler Park:

Anyone who was in this park Friday night or early Saturday morning is asked to get in touch with Tallaght Garda Station.

Gardai have today arrested a minor in connection with their murder investigation.

The youth is being held at Tallaght Garda Station under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act and can be held for up to twenty-four hours.