The body of a man was discovered this morning with a gunshot wound to the head, he is yet to be identified.
Around 6 o'clock a jogger stumbled upon the body along the M2 Ring Road near a Defence Force base.
When the police were called in they noticed that the man of African descent had a gunshot wound to the head and another to one of his legs.
The man was dressed in a three-quarter pants and a T-shirt.
Police believe the victim to be in his 30's.