Man detained following unexplained death of woman (70s) in Kilkenny 7 months ago

Man detained following unexplained death of woman (70s) in Kilkenny

Gardaí discovered the body of the woman in a house in Kilkenny on Wednesday evening.

A man is being detained at Kilkenny Garda Station in relation to the unexplained death of a woman in her 70s in Kilkenny city.

Gardaí in Kilkenny are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of the woman after her body was discovered in a house in Kilkenny city on Wednesday evening (25 March).

The scene is currently preserved and as of 11pm on Wednesday, the body of the woman remained at the scene.

A male was subsequently detained in Kilkenny Garda Station in connection with the incident.

An Garda Síochána said it would be making no further comment on the incident at this time.