Gardaí in Carlow are investigating the death of a young man overnight.
A 25-year-old was found dead in bed this morning in a house in Academy Court, off Montgomery Street in Carlow Town.
Emergency services were called but he was pronounced dead at the scene.
His body has now been removed for a post-mortem examination by the State Pathologist, which will take place at a Dublin hospital tomorrow.
The scene of his death has been preserved.
Gardaí have told KCLR News the result of the post-mortem will determine the course of their investigation.