Portlaoise Garda Station
Gardaí are investigating the discovery of human remains in Laois.
Forestry workers are understood to have discovered the body in a wooded area of Straboe between Portlaoise and Mountmellick.
The body is understood to be that of a male who has been missing since earlier this year. Foul play is not suspected.
Gardaí in Portlaoise are investigating.