Gardaí have arrested a man in connection with Wicklow murder

Gardaí have arrested a man in connection with the murder of a 64 year old man in the Dublin/Wicklow Mountains. The scene has been preserved for a forensic examination and Gardaí are appealing for information. The 64 year old man’s body was discovered close to a forest-track on Ballinascorney Hill in Brittas on the Dublin/Wicklow…

garda lamp 2Gardaí have arrested a man in connection with the murder of a 64 year old man in the Dublin/Wicklow Mountains.
The scene has been preserved for a forensic examination and Gardaí are appealing for information.
The 64 year old man’s body was discovered close to a forest-track on Ballinascorney Hill in Brittas on the Dublin/Wicklow border on Friday morning. 
The discovery was made after the man’s family had reported him as missing on Thursday.
A post mortem examination took place at Tallaght Hospital which led Gardaí to launch a murder investigation. 
A 41 year old man was arrested yesterday afternoon in connection with the murder investigation – he’s being held for questioning at Tallaght Garda Station under section 4 of the criminal justice act.
Gardaí are appealing to anyone with information to come forward.