John Tighe denies murdering his six-month-old son

The jury in the trial of a man accused of murdering his baby son in Co Mayo has been discharged.

40-year-old John Tighe of Lavallyroe in Ballyhaunis denies murdering his six-month-old son Joshua at his home in June 2013.

Two of the jurors could not serve, so a new jury had to be sworn in this morning.

The case is now starting again this afternoon.