Gardai say the search of a site of a wooded area of interest in Co Kildare has now been completed and ‘nothing of evidential value to these investigations was recovered.’
A spokesperson said:
“An Garda Síochána continues to keep the families involved updated on the progress of these investigations.
“While the search has been completed, Gardaí remain at the scene to complete necessary site works on these private lands.
“During the course of the search the remnants of a previously undiscovered historical settlement were identified and the National Monuments Service have been notified.
“An Garda Síochána has no further comment at this time.”