THE body of a man has been recovered from a field adjacent to the Newpark Fen, Castlecomer Road, Kilkenny. Foul play is not suspected. The discovery was made last night after 7pm.
The body believed to be that of a local in his late 20s was taken to Waterford Regional Hospital for a post mortem examination. Gardai would like to talk with anyone in the was in the area last night between 4 and 7pm in confidence on 0567775000. The area is a popular walk around the Fen, which is a wild life sanctuary.