A man has been arrested as part of the investigation into the murder of a woman at a house in East Wall in Dublin.

The 42-year-old is being detained at Store Street Garda Station.

The body of 43-year-old Joan Vickers was found at a house on Shelmalier Road this morning.

The house has been sealed off for forensic examination.

Her body has been removed to the city morgue and the State Pathologist's office has been informed.