Gardaí to investigate Tallaght death as a murder
Gardaí have confirmed that they have launched an investigation into the death of a 20-year-old man yesterday.
The man, who has not been publicly named, was brought to hospital on November 1 after being found on the Old Blessington Road in Tallaght Village. He had sustained serious injuries to the head.
Emergency services brought the patient to the nearby Tallaght Hospital, and he was later transferred to Beaumont Hospital. However, the man succumbed to his injuries on Monday.
Since the man's death and post mortem examination, the Gardaí are now investigating the case as a murder. According to the Tallaght Echo, a man is in custody in connection with the incident.