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Two released in Kinsale deaths probe, woman continues to be held

The three were arrested in Cork city over the past 24 hours but two have since been released.

The two men's bodies were found at a house on Abbey Lane in Kinsale yesterday morning.
The two men's bodies were found at a house on Abbey Lane in Kinsale yesterday morning.
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Updated 8.09pm

TWO MEN WHO were arrested in connection with the discovery of the bodies of two men at a house in Kinsale, Co Cork over the weekend have been released this evening.

The two men, both in their 20s, were arrested yesterday evening in Cork city.

They have been released without charge and files on both will be sent to the Director of Public Prosecutions.

A woman, also aged in her 20s, who was arrested this afternoon in Cork city continues to be held by Gardaí for questioning.

She is being held under section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act at Bandon Garda Station.

The two 22-year-old men, named as Michael Coleman and Liam Coffey who were both from Waterford, were found in a house on Abbey Lane in Kinsale at 6.30am yesterday morning.

A post mortem examination has been carried out and Gardaí say they are awaiting the results of toxicology tests.

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