Murder probe launched into Tallaght hotel death

Murder probe launched into Tallaght hotel death
Plaza Hotel Tallaght

An inquiry into the death of a 31 year-old woman in a Dublin hotel has been upgraded to murder.

Sonia Blount's body was discovered in a hotel room at the Plaza Hotel yesterday afternoon.

A man aged in his 20s remains in custody at Tallaght Garda Station in connection with the incident.

Gardai upgraded their inquiry to murder following the results of a post mortem.


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