27 March 2017
By Bryan Smyth
Gardai in Watercourse Rd are investigating the discovery of the body of a woman in her late 30’s at a house in Pophams Road, Farranree, Cork City at approximately 3am this morning.
Above: Map showing general location of ‘Pophams Road’
A male in his 40’s was arrested at the scene and is currently detained at Mayfield Garda Station under the provisions of Section 4 of The Criminal Justice Act 1984.
The body of the deceased remains at the scene. The offices of the State Pathologist have been notified and the scene has been preserved for a technical examination.
Gardai wish to appeal for witnesses or to anyone who can assist with the investigation to contact Watercourse Rd Garda Station on 021 4558260, The Garda Confidential Telephone Line 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.