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Garda investigation launched after woman’s body discovered in Kerry

Gardaí have launched an investigation after a woman’s body was discovered in a house in Kerry.

The horrific discovery was made at a property at Slí na Faiche outside Lixnaw early on Monday morning.

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Emergency services rushed to the scene after the alarm was raised, but the woman was pronounced dead at the scene.

It is believed the woman had been dead for many hours.

The scene was immediately sealed off for the Garda forensic team.

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The woman’s body was removed to University Hospital Kerry (UHK) for a full post mortem examination.

Gardaí said the nature of the investigation will be determined by the findings in the post mortem examination.

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