Gardaí have confirmed that a body has been discovered following the disappearance of 24-year-old Jastine Valdez. The discovery was made in the Puckscastle area in Rathmichael, South Co.Dublin this afternoon. The body has not yet been formally identified and a postmortem is due to take place.
Ms Valdez was last seen being forced into a black coloured Nissan Qashqai in Enniskerry on Saturday evening at around 6.15pm, which led to the car being discovered at an industrial estate in Cherrywood the following evening. A 40-year-old male suspect was fatally shot by Gardaí following a stand-off with reports of a knife being used.
Anyone with any information is being asked to contact Bray Garda Station on 01 6665300, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any Garda station.