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Investigation into death of a male in Wexford on the 25/1/12 - arrest

Gardaí investigating the death of 27 year old Jason Ryan on the 25th January 2012 in Wexford have this morning (27/1/12) arrested a 25 year old man in connection with this investigation.

The man was arrested in Dublin this morning and is currently detained at Wexford Garda Station under Section 4 Criminal Justice Act 1984. 

Investigations are continuing. 

Press Release is attached for information. 


Garda Press Office


Gardaí in Wexford are investigating the death of a man that occurred in the early hours of this morning, Wednesday 25th January 2012.

Shortly after mid-night a 27 year old man answered a call to the door of his home in Hollyville Heights and was involved in an altercation with the male caller.

During the course of this altercation the man received stab wounds and was taken to Wexford General Hospital.  He died as a result of his injuries some time later.

The scene is being preserved at present and the services of the Garda Technical Bureau and the State Pathologist have been requested.

Anyone with information to offer regarding this incident is asked to contact Gardaí at Wexford on 053 916 5200, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.