Body of local woman found on Bundoran shore

A body found washed up at Rougey Rocks, Bundoran yesterday afternoon has been named as that of Frances Gallagher, a 64 year old native of the town.

A body found washed up at Rougey Rocks, Bundoran yesterday afternoon has been named as that of Frances Gallagher, a 64 year old native of the town.

Garda Supt. Leo McGinn said gardaí were alerted at around 2.30pm that the body of a female had been found washed ashore on the Rougey Rocks, next to a well-known walking route.

The remains were removed from the scene and a post mortem is to be carried out. Gardaí are investigating the death and ask anyone with information to contact them at either Bundoran or Ballyshannon Garda Stations (071 984 1203 or 071 985 8530).