Gardai recover body from River Liffey
Gardai recovered the body of a male from the River Liffey just after 2pm today.
A large scale rescue operation had been launched earlier in the day with Gardai and the Fire Brigade assisting the Coast Guard and RNLI.
Coastguard helicopter circling the Liffey ominously. Looks like there's someone in there pic.twitter.com/MWJoSoWggF— Lorcan O'Neill (@Lorcan_ONeill) October 5, 2015
A Garda spokesperson confirmed the operation was focused around the Talbot Memorial Bridge, close to the Custom House.
An individual believed to be a male was reported to have entered the water near the CHQ building in the IFSC at approximately 10.12am.
A garda spokesperson told sundayworld.com that this is being treated as a tragic incident.