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Westport arrest following death of 41-year woman

The woman's body was found at a house in Kilbree on Friday morning Image copyright RTÉ
Image caption The woman's body was found at a house in Kilbree on Friday morning

A man has been arrested after a woman was found dead at a house in County Mayo in the Republic of Ireland.

Gardaí (Irish police) said they became aware of the death at a property in Kilbree outside Westport, at about 10:00 local time on Friday.

The 41-year-old woman was a mother of three, according to Irish broadcaster, RTÉ.

The man, who is also in his 40s, was taken to Castlebar Garda Station for questioning.

A garda statement said at this stage, detectives "are not looking for anyone else in relation to this incident".

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