Gardai investigating discovery of man’s body at Limerick city apartment


GARDAI said they are investigating the discovery of the body of a man at an apartment in Limerick city, Friday.

The man, believed to be aged in his 40s, was discovered inside an apartment around 1.30pm.

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The apartment at McGarry House on St Alphonsus Street, which is run by the Novas charity, is part of a long-term residential service offering supported tenancies to people who have experienced homelessness.

A garda spokesman said: “Gardaí attended the scene of an incident on Alphonsus Street in Limerick this afternoon 26th February 2021 at 1.30pm. A male was discovered deceased in a residence, and his body has been removed to Limerick University Hospital for a post-mortem.”


Gardai said their “enquiries are ongoing”.