Gardaí came across the body of a woman in Killarney in what they describe as “unexplained circumstances”.
The woman is believed to have been in her 70s and the body was found at a residential property in Ardshanavooley, Killarney in Co. Kerry.
Gardaí have not yet removed the body and preparations are being made for a technical examination of the scene.
The state pathologist has been notified.
Main image: A lamp sign outside a Garda Station.