UPDATE: Gardaí not treating body found in Athy house last night as suspicious

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Leader Reporter


Leader Reporter



BREAKING: Man's body found in Athy last night

An investigation is underway into the cause of a man’s sudden death in Athy.

The remains of the man, believed to be 40-years-old, was found in a house in the Ardrew Meadows estate around 10pm last night.

The body was removed to Midlands Regional Hospital in Portlaoise where a post-mortem examination is due to take place.

Gardaí say they are not treating the man's death as suspicious.

The scene is currently preserved for a technical examination.