A post-mortem will be carried out today

A man has been held overnight after the body of 33 year old woman was found in Dublin yesterday

He was arrested yesterday after the discovery was made at an apartment in Homestead Court, Quarry Road, in Cabra, shortly after 2.30pm.

Crew from Dublin Fire Brigade recovered her body, who then alerted Gardaí.

It's understood the woman was discovered by one of her children with injuries to her neck.

The scene has been preserved and the Garda Technical Bureau are carrying out an examination.

The body was removed from the apartment yesterday evening and a post mortem examination is due to be carried out today.

A man in his thirties was been arrested in relation to the investigation yesterday and is currently detained at Mountjoy Garda Station under Section 4,of the Criminal Justice Act.

Investigations are ongoing.