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Garda probe Two men arrested over death of woman after suspected assault in her home are released without charge

Sources said the woman had a number of "suspicious marks on her body" when gardaí were alerted to the tragedy.

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Garda divers search the river

Garda divers search the river

Garda divers search the river

Gardaí investigating the suspicious death of a 40-year-old woman who was apparently assaulted in her Co Mayo home have questioned two men who were well known to her.

They were later released without charge.

It is the biggest development yet in the massive investigation into the death of Polish national Sylwia Adamaczyk, whose body was found in an apartment in Westport, Co Mayo, on the afternoon of July 31.

Both suspects arrested on Friday are also Eastern European nationals and are suspected of being at the scene when the woman died.

The pair's time in detention was extended last night before they were released.

This morning, a Garda spokesperson said: "The two men arrested as part of the investigation into the discovery of a body of a woman at an apartment on Castlebar Street, Westport, County Mayo, on Saturday, 31st July,2021, have been released without charge. A file will be prepared for the DPP."

A senior source said last night that this is an "extremely complicated investigation".

Sources said the woman had a number of "suspicious marks on her body" when gardaí were alerted to the tragedy.

"Gardaí at Westport investigating the discovery of a body of a woman at an apartment on Castlebar Street, Westport, Co Mayo, on Saturday, July 31, have arrested two men as part of this investigation," a Garda spokesman said in a statement on Friday.

"The men, aged in their 50s and 30s, are both being detained at Castlebar Garda station under the provisions of Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984.

"A post-mortem on the body of the woman, aged in her early 40s, has been completed, the results of which are not being released for operational reasons," he added.

However the Sunday World understands that officers have established that the woman was the victim of "physical trauma."

The post-mortem on the body of Ms Adamaczyk was completed by Assistant State Pathol-ogist Dr Heidi Okkers.

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Last week Garda divers searched the Carrowbeg River, which flows through the town of Westport, as part of their ongoing investigations in an attempt to retrieve her mobile phone.

Ms Adamaczyk had been working locally before her death.

She was originally from Lodz in Poland and worked in the hospitality industry here.

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