A man has been arrested by gardaí in Cavan after they upgraded a missing person case to murder.

Gerry Daly disappeared on 26 June, 2011.

The 42-year-old was last seen at his home in Canningstown, Co Cavan.

Earlier today, gardaí arrested a 53-year-old man.

He is being detained in Carrickmacross Garda Station, where he is being questioned about the murder of Mr Daly.