Investigation underway after human body parts discovered in Dublin street 1 week ago

Investigation underway after human body parts discovered in Dublin street

The discovery was made on Monday night.

Gardaí in Coolock are investigating the discovery of human body parts in Dublin.

The alarm was raised shortly before 10pm when what are understood to be human limbs were found in a bag outside houses at the junction of Moatview Gardens and Drive.

The Dublin City Coroner has been notified and the services of the State Pathologist have been requested.

The scene has been sealed off and was examined by local scene of the crime officers on Monday night, with a more comprehensive forensic examination to take place on Tuesday morning.

Investigations into the discovery are ongoing.