Post mortem to be carried out on body found in city

Gardai are awaiting the results of a post mortem examination on the body of a man discovered in a flat in Kilkenny City.

Gardai are awaiting the results of a post mortem examination on the body of a man discovered in a flat in Kilkenny City.

The body of 32-year-old Thomas Philip Shiel was found in a flat in the city at the weekend. He was originally from the Quay in Bagenalstown.

Gardai are not treating the death as suspicious. The funeral will take place in St Andrew’s Church in Bagenalstown on Tuesday at 11am.