A man has died following an incident at a house in Terenure in Dublin.

A man in his 30s was arrested at the scene and is being detained at Terenure Garda Station.

Gardaí and emergency services were called to a flat at a house in the Ashdale Gardens area of Terenure shortly before 6pm this evening,.

A man in his 60s was pronounced dead after being taken to St James's Hospital.

The scene is preserved pending a technical examination and the state pathologist has been notified.