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Witness appeal - Man arrested following Celbridge, Kildare death on the 30/9/15

Gardai in Celbridge investigating the murder of Noel Winterlitch (37 years), can confirm that the post mortem has concluded and the results will not be disclosed for operational reasons.

The arrested male (26 years) remains in Garda custody and investigations are ongoing.

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses or anyone who was in the Willowbrook Park area of Celbridge to contact them at Leixlip Garda Station on 01 666 7800, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any Garda station.


Garda Press Office


Gardaí have arrested a man in his 20's following the death of a man at a house in Celbridge yesterday, the 29th September 2015.

Gardaí were called to the incident at Willowbrook Park, Celbridge at 8.50pm following the discovery of a man in his 30s with head injuries by Paramedics attending the scene. The man was pronounced dead shortly before 10.30pm and body remains at scene.

A man in his 20s was arrested at the scene and is detained at Leixlip Garda station under Section 4 of The Criminal Justice Act, 1984.

The scene is preserved pending the arrival of the Deputy State Pathologist Dr Michael Curtis and the Garda Technical Bureau.

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses or anyone who was in the Willowbrook Park area of Celbridge to contact them at Leixlip Garda Station on 01 666 7800.