Gardaí recover body of 68-year-old man from the sea at Gyles Quay

A local person spotted the body at 11.30am this morning and alerted gardai

Tia Clarke

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Body Gyles Quay

The Carlingford Lough and The Cooley Peninsula Facebook page captured this image today

The body of a 68-year-old man has been pulled from the sea at Gyles Quay this afternoon. 

Dundalk Gardaí and the Greenore Coast Guard are currently attending the scene. 

A garda spokesperson said that local gardai were alerted around 11.30 this morning after a local person spotted the body in the water. 

The Dundalk Democrat understands that an undertaker is currently on their way to the scene.