Gardai in Ballyconnell are following a definite line of investigation in to the death of a 45-year-old single man who was found in his home yesterday evening.
The man had been admitted to Cavan General Hospital with head injuries over the weekend but discharged himself on Monday afternoon. He returned to his home in Tonyhallagh, Ballyconnell, that evening.
A post-mortem will be carried out this afternoon in Our Lady's Hospital, Navan, and the gardai are awaiting the result of that.
Gardaí are not seeking witnesses at this time.