Man questioned over Waterford nursing home death

Killure Bridge nursing home
Image caption The woman was found dead at the Killure Bridge nursing home

A 46-year-old man is being questioned in connection with the death of an elderly woman at a nursing home in County Waterford.

The 83-year-old woman, who was a resident at the Killure Bridge nursing home on Airport Road, Waterford, died in the early hours of Monday morning.

The man was arrested by Gardai at Dublin airport on Monday afternoon.

The results of a post mortem examination have not yet been released.

It is understood the man was not an employee of the nursing home.