A Post Mortem examination was carried out at Cork University Hospital today, Tuesday 22nd January 2019 by Dr. Bolster, Assistant State Pathologist.

This death is not being treated as a suspicious death. A full report will now be submitted for the information of the Coroner’s office.


Gardaí are investigating the death of a man in his 40s at the ‘River Lee Walkway’ in Cork City. The body was discovered on the 22nd January 2019 at approximately 11.45am.

A post mortem will be carried out at Cork University Hospital by Dr Margaret Bolster. The result of the post mortem will dictate the direction of the investigation.

Gardaí are asking anyone who may have information, or witnesses to come forward and contact them.