GARDAI investigating the murder of a man after a body was discovered last Wednesday have confirmed his identity.
"The body of a man discovered at an apartment in Ballymun on the 5th of December 2012 has been identified as 31-year-old Mr Kamal El Habsati a Dutch Citizen of Moroccan descent," a Garda spokesman said this evening.
" Gardai are appealing for anyone with information to contact them at the incident room at Ballymun Garda Station 01-6664400, or the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111.
"The investigation is ongoing."
The body was discovered in an apartment at Linnbhla Apartments, Ballymun last Wednesday after gardai got a 999 call.
"The body was discovered in a first floor apartment and the victim is believed to have suffered a knife wound," a garda spokesman said at the time.