Three men arrested in connection with 2015 murder
Gardai investigating the murder of Silvestras Stoskus have arrested three men today.
Stoskus (20) was discovered dead in a field in the Broadford area of Co Kildare on March 18, 2015.
He had been missing from his home at Bun Daire, Kinnegad, County Westmeath for 10 days.
In a statement gardaí confirmed that they had arrested three men, aged 46, 35 and 32, during a planned operation this morning.
The men are detained Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act 1984, Section 30 of the Offences against the State Act, 1939/1998 and Section 50 of the Criminal Justice Act, 2007 respectively at Naas Garda Station.
Gardaí at Leixlip began a murder investigation following a post mortem carried out by the State Pathologist.