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tragic Gardaí investigating after body of teenage girl found in Sligo

Foul play is not suspected


Gardai are investigating (PA)

Gardai are investigating (PA)

Gardai are investigating (PA)

Gardaí are investigating after the body of a teenage girl was found in Sligo.

She was discovered near the Institute of Technology Sligo, in Ballinode on Thursday.

Her body has been removed from the scene, and a post-mortem is due to take place to establish a cause of death.

A Garda spokesperson said: “Gardaí are investigating the discovery of a woman’s body (late teens) in Ballinode, Co Sligo on Thursday, February 3, 2022.

“The woman’s body has since been removed from the scene and a post-mortem will take place in due course. The results of the post-mortem which will determine the course of the investigation.”

Gardaí said that they do not suspect foul play at this time.

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