Gardaí in Gort have appealed for the public’s help to identify a body discovered in Kinvara on Sunday.
At approximately 8.50pm on Sunday 19th June, Gardaí in Gort received a report that the body of a male was found washed up on the rocks at Aughinish, Kinvara, Co Clare.
On arrival at the scene they located the body of a male. A local doctor was called and he was pronounced dead at 10pm at scene however the body remains unidentified.
A Garda spokes man said: “He is described as between 50 and 70 years, approx. 5’7” in height, reddish hair, receding hair line and blue eyes. His clothing and a number of items found on his person are described as follows:
· Blue Marks and Spencer Easy Care Pyjama, top & bottom
· Grey Boss V neck Jumper Regular Fit
· Grey Pin Stripe Trousers and Jacket with Irish Action Autism Badge
· Black Belt Brass Buckle
· Pair of Black Mark and Spencers Trouser Braces
· Grey Debonham and Freeman Zip Jacket Size Small to fit size 38 to 96
· White handkerchief with light blue stripes on edges
· Brown Clarke Shoes Size 9 1/2
· 2 Mis-Matched Blue Socks
· Pink toe spacer in Left Shoe
Gardaí are appealing for anyone with any information to contact Gort Garda station 091 636400, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any Garda station.