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Discovery of the body of Peter Gunn on 15/1/09 - Arrest

He is currently detained at Castlerea Garda Station.


A male in his late 20s has today (10th June 2009) been arrested as part of the ongoing investigation into the discovery of the body of Peter Gunn on 15th January 2009. He was arrested in Castlerea, Co. Roscommon.

He is currently detained at Castlerea Garda Station under the provisions of Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act.

Press Release below refers.


Garda Press Office

10th June 2009   15.30hrs



Gardai in Finglas are investigating the discovery of the body of a man  on Dunsoghly Lane, The Ward, Co. Dublin.

The body was discovered shortly after 9.00pm on the 15th of January 2009.

The area is sealed off and  crime scene examiners from the Garda Technical Bureau are at the location. The State Pathologist has been notified of the discovery.

The body, which has not been identified, remains at the scene.

There is no further information at present but updates will be provided as information becomes available.


Garda Press Office

16th January 2009