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Murder probe after woman's body found in Co Mayo

GARDAÍ in Co Mayo launched a murder investigation yesterday after the body of a woman was found.

The woman was aged in her early forties was her body was discovered in a house in Kilbree near Westport, RTÉ reported.

A man was arrested in connection with the incident.

He was last night being detained at Castlebar Garda Station.

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