Two men have been arrested as part of an investigation into the death of man in a house fire in Co Cavan last year.

Oliver Murray, aged 59, died following the blaze at a property in Derrylurgan, Ballyjamesduff, on 2 August 2018.

Two men, aged 37 and 51, were arrested in relation to the incident this morning.

They are being held at Bailieborough Garda Station.

Gardaí say the fatal fire has been upgraded to a homicide investigation.