A body of a man has been found in Dalkey.
It was found at around half 8 this morning in a lane way that leads to a block of apartments just off Convent Road.
The body remains at the scene, which has been sealed off for a technical examination.
The State Pathologist's Office has been notified.
Gardai in Dun Laoghaire are appealing for anyone who may have been in the area last night or early this morning to get in contact.