Bailieborough: Man found shot dead at house

A man has been found shot dead at a house in County Cavan in the Irish Republic.

The man, who is believed to be a former member of the Garda Siochana (Irish Republic's police service), was discovered at a house in Bailieborough shortly after midday on Friday.

The area has been sealed off and the office of the Irish state pathologist has been notified.

A forensic examination of the property is under way.