Skull Found By Workmen Found To Be Human Remains

The State Pathologist has ruled that a skull found by workmen in Swords on Thursday is from a human.

A preliminary examination has established that the skull is that of a human male.

It is understood that a forensic anthropologist is being brought in to try and identify the deceased. Police are also checking missing persons files.

The scene remains sealed to allow for forensic examination.

Workers clearing ground uncovered the skull and immediately ceased work and contacted gardaí.


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