Gardaí have confirmed a homeless man died in Bray Co Wicklow over the weekend.

The 41-year-old was sleeping rough in a tent at the old Bray courthouse on Boghall road.

It is believed his partner who was also in the tent woke up on Saturday morning and found the man unresponsive.

Paramedics arrived on the scene and tried to resuscitate him but he was pronounced dead at the scene.

It is believed he had a long history of medical conditions.

This is the third incident of a rough sleeper death in recent weeks.