A man who had been found unconscious with a serious head injury in Bray, Co Wicklow yesterday has died.
The 45-year-old man was found outside the Royal Hotel on the Main Street in Bray at around 2am.
He was then brought to Beaumont Hospital where he died in the early hours of this morning.
A post-mortem examination was due to be carried out today.
An investigation is under way and anyone with information is asked to contact Bray Garda Station on 01-6665300, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any garda station.