Arrest in connection with death of a man in Phoenix Park

Sunday 01 December 2013 22.43
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The man is being held at Finglas Garda Station
The man is being held at Finglas Garda Station
A man's body was found on Friday inside a sleeping bag that was on fire
A man's body was found on Friday inside a sleeping bag that was on fire

A man has been arrested in connection with the death of another man found burned in a sleeping bag in the Phoenix Park in the early hours of Friday morning.

The 27-year-old was arrested in Dublin and is being held at Finglas Garda Station.

He is being questioned about the death of a man, who is believed to have been assaulted and then set alight in a sleeping bag, near the Wellington Monument.