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, who was found at the scene with serious injuries, was pronounced dead at Cork University Hospital this afternoon. He had been taken to University Hospital, Kerry last Sunday but was later moved to Cork.
Gardaí had discovered the body of an 11-month-old boy after being called to an incident at the apartment complex on Upper High Street. The baby, Karol Rozycki, was treated at the scene by emergency services personnel but was pronounced dead a short time later. The Assistant State Pathologist, Dr. Margaret Bolster, carried out a preliminary examination at the scene.
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.