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Body part found in Wicklow

Gardaí cordon blocks toad in Enniskerry Image copyright RTE
Image caption It's believed that the remains had not been at the site for a long time

Part of a body has been discovered in the Wicklow Mountains in Enniskerry, County Wicklow.

It was found by two walkers in undergrowth close to Military Road on Saturday evening.

Irish national broadcaster RTÉ reports that a torso was found but that the person's gender is not known.

It's understood that it had only been there for a short time.

Gardaí have closed the scene.