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Man’s body found at Clonmel apartment building

GARDAI are investigating the discovery of a man’s body in the stairwell of an apartment block in Clonmel, Co Tipperary today.

The man, in his 40s, was found at 6.45am at New Quay, Clonmel.

The scene has been preserved and the Garda Technical Bureau and the State Pathologist are assisting.

It is understood that he was involved in an incident at another apartment at nearby Abbey Street, Clonmel and the scene there is also being preserved.

State Pathologist Dr Marie Cassidy is due to undertake a post mortem examination.

Witnesses are asked to contact Gardai at Clonmel at 052 6177640.