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Dublin: 5 °C Wednesday 19 December, 2018

Gardaí investigating sudden death of teenage boy

The 17-year-old was pronounced dead at St James’s Hospital in Dublin.

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GARDAÍ ARE INVESTIGATING the sudden death of a teenage boy in Dublin.

The 17-year-old was found unresponsive at the Youthreach centre in Crumlin on Monday.

The boy was brought to St James’s Hospital, where he was later pronounced dead. A full post-mortem examination is due to be conducted.

Gardaí don’t believe the death was suspicious.

Youthreach is an education, training and work experience programme for early school leavers aged 15–20.

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