Woman's body discovered in Dublin

Monday 10 March 2014 16.35
Gardaí were called to Woodlawn Park Grove in Firhouse yesterday afternoon
Gardaí were called to Woodlawn Park Grove in Firhouse yesterday afternoon

Gardaí are investigating the death of a woman whose body was found in a house in Firhouse, Dublin yesterday.

Emergency services and gardaí were called to Woodlawn Park Grove at about 1.30pm.

A woman in her late 50s was pronounced dead at the scene.

The State Pathologist's office was notified and the body was removed to Tallaght Hospital.

A post-mortem examination is to be carried out later.

The scene has been preserved and garda inquiries are ongoing.