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Woman arrested after body of female found in west Dublin house

The discovery was made this morning at a house on Warrenstown Walk near Blanchardstown.

Gardaí at the scene of a womans death in a house in Blanchardstown.
Gardaí at the scene of a womans death in a house in Blanchardstown.
Image: Eamon Farrell/Photocall Ireland

Updated 21.05

A WOMAN HAS been arrested in connection with the discovery of another woman’s body at a house in Dublin today.

The body of a woman in her 20s was found at a house near Blanchardstown in the west of Dublin. It is understood there was a party at the house last night.

Gardaí said this evening that a woman in her 20s was arrested in connection with the incident.

She is being detained at Blanchardstown Garda station under the provisions of section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act 1984 as amended.

The body of the deceased was found by gardaí at a house on Warrenstown Walk in Corduff, Dublin 15.

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The discovery was made before 11am when gardaí were called to the house after being alerted by members of Dublin Fire Brigade.

The scene is currently preserved for a technical examination and deputy state pathologist Dr Michael Curtis has visited the scene.

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