Gardaí have launched an investigation after the discovery of a body on farmland in Co. Offaly yesterday morning, Thursday December 13th.
The body was found in the Rahin Woods area close to Edenderry town by some people walking at approximately 9am. According to reports, the body of the man was half buried when discovered and was found in a drain. The man is thought to have been aged in his 20’s.
The Garda Technical Team were on site on the farmland yesterday and continue with their examinations of the scene, with the Assistant State Pathologist also arriving and the Coroner also informed of the situation.
No further details on the investigation are available as of yet. Investigations remain ongoing.