Man arrested in connection with homicide of Amy McCarthy released without charge

Amy McCarthy
Amy McCarthy

A 26-year-old man arrested today in connection with the homicide of 22-year-old Amy McCarthy was this afternoon released without charge.

A file will now be prepared for the information of the Director of Public Prosecutions. 

McCarthy's body was discovered at a premises on Shears Street, Cork on April 30, 2017.

Gardai say the man was arrested this morning in the midlands.