A man, who was discovered at an apartment complex in Killarney, last Sunday, where the body of a baby was found, has died.
The 32-year-old, named locally as Andrzez Piolunowicz, was found at the scene with serious injuries.
He was the father of 11-month old Karol Rozycki who died at the scene.
Mr Piolunowicz was pronounced dead at Cork University Hospital yesterday afternoon.
It’s believed he suffered a number of self-inflicted stab wounds in the incident.
He had been taken to University Hospital, Kerry last Sunday but was later moved to Cork.
Gardaí had discovered the body of baby Karol after being called to an incident at the apartment complex on Upper High Street.
An incident room has been established at Killarney Garda Station and a Garda Family Liaison Officer has been appointed in the case.
Members from the Garda Technical Bureau examined the scene.
Investigating Gardaí continue to appeal for witnesses.
They are particularly appealing to anyone who was in the vicinity of Park Place Apartments between 1pm and 6pm on Sunday, March 6th to contact them.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Killarney Garda Station 064-6671160, the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.