Updated: 07/09/17 : 10:16:14Printable Version
Gardaí have confirmed that the remains found in Louth are NOT those of missing Ciara Breen.
The 17-year-old disappeared in February 1997.
She went missing from her home in Bachelor's walk, less than 200 metres away from where the remains were found.
A house in Dundalk remains sealed off after skeletal remains were found at the rear of a property on Mary Street North while building work was underway yesterday.
A forensic anthropologist has now determined that the bones are historical and could date back to famine times or beyond.