It is understood that the woman was in her early thirties

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An investigation is underway in Donegal after the body of a young woman was found in a house at Letterkenny last night.

Gardai and emergency services were called to the scene shortly after 6pm.

The body was taken to the mortuary at Letterkenny University Hospital.

The house has been sealed off for technical examination and a post-mortem has been scheduled.

The woman is understood to have been in her early thirties, but neither her identity nor nationality has yet been released.