Man's body found between Portlaoise and Mountmellick

Conor Ganly


Conor Ganly

Portlaoise Garda Station.

Gardaí are investigating the discovery of human remains in Laois.

Forestry workers are understood to have discovered the body in a wooded area of Straboe between Portlaoise and Mountmellick.

The body is understood to be that of a male who has been missing since earlier this year. Foul play is not suspected.

Gardaí in Portlaoise are investigating.