Gardaí Appeal for Information After Decomposed Body Is Found In Phibsboro

Gardaí are appealing to the public to help identify the decomposed body of a man found in a derelict house in Phibsboro yesterday.

The body, which garda now believe may have been in the house for some 4 years, is described as that of a thin male, who stood around 5.5ft tall.

He was wearing size six Navy boots, navy or black combat style trousers, a green stripped jumper and a Pulsar watch.

A post-mortem examination revealed that he died of natural causes.

Gardaí are checking missing person reports and examining dental records in an effort to establish his identity. DNA testing will also be used.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Mountjoy Garda Station on 01-6668600.


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