Body of missing person recovered by Naval Service Dive Team .

The body of a missing person was recovered by a Naval Service dive team in Cork city this evening.

The Naval Service deployed the team in response to a request from the Gardai.

The team arrived on scene at 3pm and commenced a diving operation in the River Lee in the vicinity of the Thomas Davis Bridge.

The body of a deceased male was recovered at approximately 6pm, and his remains have been brought to Cork University Hospital.

Press Release Date: Sunday 9th October, 2011

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