04 Oct 2022

'Nothing suspicious' suspected following post mortem on body of woman found in South East

It has been established that the body is that of a female in her 50s

Gardaí say that there is "nothing at this stage to indicate suspicious circumstances" in the death of a woman whose body was found in Wexford on Monday, January 7.

A post mortem examination was carried out on Tuesday at University Hospital Waterford on the body discovered at Ballyandrew, Wexford on Monday.

It has been established that the body is that of a female in her 50s and has been there for approximately 12 months.

Further toxicology tests results are awaited but there is nothing at this stage to indicate any suspicious circumstances, according to investigators.

Investigations, including DNA tests are ongoing to confirm the identity of the body.

Investigating Gardaí are continuing to appeal for information in relation to this matter and any person with information is asked to contact Enniscorthy Garda Station on 053-9242580, the Garda Confidential Line 1 800 666 111 or any Garda Station.

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