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Dublin: Man's body 'undiscovered for up to four years'

A body found at a derelict house in Dublin in the Republic of Ireland may have lain undiscovered for four years.

GardaĆ­ are appealing for help in identifying the man, whose remains were found at Royal Canal Bank Way in Phibsboro.

They think his body may have been there since 2009. A post-mortem exam revealed that he had died of natural causes.

Irish police are checking missing person reports and dental records to establish who he was.