A man has been pronounced dead in hospital in the early hours of this morning after an alleged assault in Co Cavan.
Gardaí have been investigating the incident which occurred at a house in Rosehill, Mullagh, Co Cavan on March 18, 2012 at approximately 4.40am.
The 22-year-old man was removed to Cavan General Hospital with injuries following an incident at the house, his condition deteriorated and was transferred to Beaumont Hospital.
He was pronounced dead this morning.
A post mortem examination is due to be carried out today by the State Pathologist and the Garda investigation is continuing.