Investigation Underway After Baby's Body Is Discovered

An investigation is underway following the discovery of the body of a baby at a house in Cork city on Monday afternoon.

Gardaí have said that they do not yet know the circumstances surrounding the death of the baby and that the matter was being treated with "great sensitivity".

A post-mortem examination of the body is underway at Cork University Hospital, according to garda.

It is understood that the mother of the baby is also receiving postnatal treatment.


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