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Foul play is not suspected

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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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