A 25-year-old man appeared in court this afternoon, charged with the murder of a woman whose body was found in the Dublin mountains yesterday. The woman has been named as Layla Brennan aged 24 of Moorefield, Ronanstown.

During the brief hearing, the accused man was named as Philip Colgan with an address at Crannagh Castle, Rathfarnham. He was remanded in custody and is due in Tallaght District Court on Monday.