A woman dies after being assaulted in Limerick

A woman dies after being assaulted in Limerick
Source: RTE

The Gardaí have sealed off a property in Limerick City where a woman has been killed during a violent assault earlier on Tuesday.

A Garda spokesman said Gardaí were investigating “a fatal assault on a woman that occurred at approximately 1:30 pm today, at a residential property on Dock Road, Limerick City.”

Gardaí at the scene says that the body of a woman, aged in her 20s, remains there.

The Scene is Preserved for Technical Examination by the Garda Technical Bureau. The Office of the State Pathologist has been notified, and a post-mortem examination will be arranged.

The Gardai have appealed to all individuals with footage from Dock Road and O’Curry Street areas of Limerick City between 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM today to contact them.

An incident room has been set up at Henry Street Garda Station at 061-212400.

If there is any information about the crime please contact, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any Garda station.