23-year-old Galway man dies in China

Saturday 29 March 2014 15.33
The Department of Foreign Affairs is providing consular assistance to the man's family
The Department of Foreign Affairs is providing consular assistance to the man's family

A 23-year-old Galway man has died in eastern China.

The man has been named locally as Robert McHale, who had been missing since Monday.

It is believed his body was discovered within the last 24 hours.

A formal identification of the remains has yet to take place.

The Department of Foreign Affairs is providing consular assistance to the man's family through the Consulate-General in Shanghai.