Gardaí investigate death in Kildare

Gardaí are investigating the death of a 20-year-old man in Naas, Co Kildare, last night.

A number of youths became involved in an altercation with another man at Harbour View at around 10.20pm last night.

A 20-year-old man received head injuries. He was taken to Naas Hospital where he was pronounced dead shortly afterwards.

The area has been sealed off while gardaí carry out a technical examination of the scene.

The office of the State Pathologist has been notified and a post mortem examination will be carried out later.

A 42-year-old man was arrested at the scene and he is being held at Naas Garda station.

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