Body of a man recovered from the sea in Dublin

Sunday 08 September 2013 13.29
The body was found by members of the Garda Water Unit
The body was found by members of the Garda Water Unit

The body of a man has been recovered from the sea off Skerries in Co Dublin.

The body was found at around 2.30pm by members of the Garda Water Unit.

Gardaí had been searching for a man reported missing in the area yesterday evening, but have not confirmed if this is the body of the same man.

They say efforts to formally identify the body recovered are continuing.