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Dublin: Father and son found at stream were Seán Sweeney and Tyler Joyce

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Image caption The bodies were found in a small amount of water in a stream behind housing in Ashington estate

Police believe that a father and his young son whose bodies were found in a Dublin stream may have fallen into the water on Saturday night.

The bodies of Sean Sweeney, who was in his 30s and his son, Tyler Joyce 3, were found in a small amount of water in a stream behind the Ashington housing estate on Sunday afternoon.

It is understood the deaths are being treated as an accident.

The pair may have fallen from a height into the water.

Mr Sweeney and his son had been been visiting relatives in the Ashington estate at the weekend.

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