Tuesday 16 January 2018

Garda investigation after bodies of man and woman found in house in Galway

House in Coogan Park, Galway where the bodies of a man and woman were found earlier today
Photo:Andrew Downes
House in Coogan Park, Galway where the bodies of a man and woman were found earlier today Photo:Andrew Downes
Caroline Crawford

Caroline Crawford

The bodies of a man and a woman have been discovered in a house in Galway city.

The bodies were discovered at lunchtime at the house in Coogan Park in the Newcastle area of the city.

Gardai have sealed off the scene.

The deceased are believed to be in their 50s. They are believed to be brother and sister.

Gardai say they are awaiting the results of post mortem examinations however, it is understood that they do not suspect foul play.

The remains of both deceased were removed from the home at around 3pm and brought to University Hospital Galway.

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