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witness appeal Gardai launch probe after teen's body found in 'unexplained circumstances' in Co Meath

No arrests have been made at this time.


(Niall Carson/PA)

(Niall Carson/PA)

(Niall Carson/PA)

Gardai have launched an investigation following the discovery of a body of a man in unexplained circumstances in Co Meath this morning.

Officers attended the scene following the discovery of the body of a man in his late teens at a house on the Trim Road, Enfield at approximately 8:30am.

A garda spokesman said the man's body was removed to the Mortuary at Our Lady's Hospital, Navan, where a post mortem will be conducted at a later date by the State Pathologist.

The scene is currently preserved for technical examination.

No arrests have been made at this time.

The spokesman said: "Gardaí are appealing for any person that was travelling on the Trim Road at Enfield between the hours of 8pm on Thursday, 26th August, 2021, and 7am on Friday, 27th August, 2021, who observed any unusual activity, to make contact with them.

"Gardaí are also appealing to any road users that were travelling in the area during these times and who may have camera footage (including dash-cam) to make this footage available to Gardaí.

"Anyone with information is asked to contact Trim Garda Station on 046 9481540, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111, or any Garda Station."

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