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02nd Nov 2021

Gardaí launch investigation after body found on a Carlow street

Ellen Fitzpatrick

The incident occurred over the weekend.

Gardaí are launching an investigation after a body of a young man was found over the weekend in Carlow.

The body of a 25 year old man was discovered on Penny Lane, Tullow Street in Carlow on Saturday night at around 10.30 pm.

The body was taken to Waterford Regional Hospital and a post-mortem examination is set to take place.

A file is also being prepared for the Coroners Court.


The death of the young man is being treated by Gardaí as a tragedy.

A garda spokesperson told the Irish Mirror: “Gardaí in Tullow, Co. Carlow are investigating the tragic death of an 25 year old man who was found deceased in Penny Lane, Tullow Street, Carlow on Saturday night 30th October, 2021 at approximately 10.30p.m.

“The body was removed to Waterford Regional Hospital where a post mortem will take place. A file will be prepared for the Coroners Court.”