A 50-year-old man has been charged with the murder of Audrius Butkus, whose body was discovered on Mornington beach in Co Meath three weeks ago.
Marius Gaizutis of Marsh Road, Drogheda appeared at Dundalk District Court this afternoon.
He was remanded in custody to appear at Cloverhill District Court next Tuesday.
Mr Butkus, 44, was originally from Lithuania, but had been living in Ireland for four years.
A post-mortem examination found that he was stabbed several times and sustained serious head injuries.