29/01/2016

Man's Body Found In Whitechurch, Co Cork

An investigation has been launched following the discovery of a man's body in Whitechurch, Co Cork.

The discovery was made on a farm in Rahaniskey shortly before 17:00 on Thursday, 28 January.

His body was removed to Cork University Hospital where a post-mortem examination along with the formal identification process is expected to take place tomorrow morning.

A garda investigation into the death will be determined by the outcome of the post-mortem examination.

(MH/CD)

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