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The father of a well-known GAA star is being investigated for the alleged serious sexual assault of a woman in her 20s which is alleged to have happened during a house gathering at the weekend.

It can be revealed the alleged incident happened in the early hours of Monday in a property in the south-east.

Sources said gardaí were treating the allegations "extremely seriously" and a forensic examination of the house was carried out by officers on Monday. A number of items were taken from the house as part of the investigation.