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Gardai arrest man in relation to body found in slurry tank

NewsBy Shuki Byrne
Murdered: The body of Bobby Ryan was discovered in a disused slurry tank
Murdered: The body of Bobby Ryan was discovered in a disused slurry tank

Gardai have arrested a man in connection with the murder of another man who was discovered in a slurry tank.

Bobby Ryan's decomposed body was discovered in a disused slurry tank at the rear of a property at Fawnagowan, Tipperary town, in April of 2013. 

Mr Ryan was last seen at Fawnagown, Tipperary on 3 June, 2011, at approximately 6.30am and was reported missing on that date, Gardai said. 

Gardai investigating the killing arrested a man, aged in his late 40’s, this morning. 

He is currently detained at Tipperary Garda Station under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984.