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Three men arrested in connection with 2015 murder

Silvestras Stoskus
Silvestras Stoskus

Gardai investigating the murder of Silvestras Stoskus have arrested three men today.

Gardaí have confirmed they arrested three men during a planned operation this morning.
 
The three, aged 46, 35 and 32 were arrested and are currently detained under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act 1984, Section 30 of the Offences against the State Act, 1939/1998 and Section 50 of the Criminal Justice Act, 2007 respectively at Naas Garda Station.
 
The body of the 20-year old was discovered in Broadford, County Kildare on the March 18 2015.

He had been missing from his home at Bun Daire, Kinnegad, County Westmeath for 10 days.

Gardaí at Leixlip began a murder investigation following a post mortem carried out by the State Pathologist.