Northern Ireland

Man dies following Cavan house party

Gardai in County Cavan are investigating the death of a man following a house party at the weekend.

He died on Wednesday morning at Beaumont Hospital, Dublin, after his life support machine was switched off.

On St Patrick's Night, 17 March, a group of people including the dead man were at a party in the Rose Hill estate in the village of Mullagh.

A dispute arose and the 22-year-old man received serious injuries.

Gardai say at this stage they are investigating a suspicious death and are waiting for the results of a post mortem examination.