An investigation is underway after a man's body was discovered in Co Galway.
Gardaí have said the body was found in "unexplained circumstances" on Friday morning.
Emergency services were alerted shortly after 10am after the body of a man, aged in his 40s, was found behind a retail premises in Ballybane.
His body remains at the scene, which is currently preserved for technical examination by the Garda Technical Bureau.
The State Pathologist has also been notified.
Gardaí have said the results of a post-mortem examination will determine the course of their investigation.