Man, 42, questioned over Naas death

Irish police
Image caption Irish police are questioning a 42-year-old man

A man has been arrested in connection with the death of a 20-year-old man in Naas, County Kildare, in the Republic of Ireland.

Irish police said a group of youths became involved in an altercation with another man at Harbour View in the town on Friday 16 May at about 22:20 BST.

One man suffered head injuries and was found unconscious at the scene by gardaí.

He was taken to Naas General Hospital where he was later pronounced dead.

A 42-year-old man was arrested at the scene and is being questioned at Naas Garda Station.

A post-mortem examination is due to take place on Saturday and police forensic officers are examining the scene.

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