It’s being reported that one of the women who died in a hostel in Tullamore was originally from North Kerry.
Gardai are investigating if a fake batch of Xanax tablets led to the deaths of two women in Tullamore, Co Offaly.
A 44 year old woman from Laois and a 19 year old woman died after being found unresponsive in a homeless hostel.
There are unconfirmed reports that 19 year old was Amy Mannix, originally from North Kerry.
A 23 year old man is in a critical condition while a 32 year old man was also found ill at the same hostel.
Robin Schiller from the Irish Independent says gardai are investigating if online drugs played a role in the womens’ deaths: