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Investigation Into Human Remains Found By Fishing Vessel Off Cork Coast

23rd January 2019
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Investigation Into Human Remains Found By Fishing Vessel Off Cork Coast Photo: William Murphy/Flickr

Gardaí in Cork have launched an investigation after human remains were recovered by the crew of a fishing vessel 180 nautical miles off Castletownbere in Co Cork at the weekend.

TheJournal.ie reports that the vessel docked in Castletownbere on Sunday evening (20 January) and the remains were transferred to Cork University Hospital where a post-mortem was performed yesterday (Tuesday 22 January).

MacDara Conroy

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