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Gardaí investigate the scene at the field in Balheary yesterday Julien Behal/PA Wire

Post-mortem to be carried out on body found in field

The body of the man in his early 20s was found in Balheary in north county Dublin just before 3pm on Tuesday.

A POST-MORTEM IS to be carried out today on the body of a young man found in a field outside Swords in north county Dublin yesterday afternoon.

The body of the man, believed to be in his early 20s, was found by a farmer in Balheary just before 3pm on Tuesday.

Gardaí are investigating the circumstances surrounding the man’s death. It is not yet known whether foul play was involved.

Gardaí have called on anyone with any information to contact Swords Garda station on 01 666 4700, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111, or any Garda station.

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