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Man's body found on Co Galway beach

Gardaí are appealing for help in identifying the man, whose body was found on Thursday in Lettermullen.

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GARDAÍ ARE APPEALING for assistance in identifying the remains of a man found in Co Galway on Thursday.

The man’s body was found on the beach at Tra Dhireain Huston by a member of the public at around 2.40pm.

It may have been in the water for a number of days.

The man is described as being approximately 6′ 2” in height and of medium to strong build. He was wearing a dark blue and white checked Ralph Lauren shirt in a large size, Primark-made blue jeans, size 10 grey and blue Nike runners and grey or black socks.

The body has been taken to University Hospital Galway for a full post-mortem.

Any person who may be in a position to identify this man is being asked to contact Salthill Garda Station on 091 514720, the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111 or any garda station.

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