Gardai investigating after man’s body found in field in Limerick


GARDAI have begun an investigation into the discovery of a body off a man in Limerick this morning.

The body of a male in his 20s was discovered around 9am, by a member of the public out walking in the Thomondgate area.

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The man’s body was discovered in a field, gardai said.

It is understood there are no signs of foul play.

A garda spokesman said: “Gardaí are investigating the discovery of a body in a field at New Road, Thomondgate on June 18, 2021. The man, aged in his 20s, was discovered this morning at around 9am.”

The body has been removed from the area to University Hospital Limerick for a post mortem.