Garda are investigating a murder that occurred outside the GPO in O’Connell Street.

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The incident occurred around 1.40am. The man was taken to the Mater Hospital but was later pronounced dead.

A man in his 20s has been arrested in connection. Diversions to and out of O’Connell Street are in place. Garda are appealling for witnesses to contact them.

-Sam Fitzsimons