A man in his 20s has been arrested on suspicion of the murder of a 65-year-old man in Co Westmeath.

The body of Stefan Nivelles Posschier from Rattin, near Kinnegad, was found at his home on the evening of Tuesday 25 October.

A well-known tarot card reader and fortune teller, Mr Posschier had been living in the area for more than 20 years.

The arrested man is being held at Mullingar Garda Station.

Gardaí say investigations are ongoing.