By Sophie Tanno For Mailonline
Published: 20:18 GMT, 28 January 2020 | Updated: 20:24 GMT, 28 January 2020
A woman has been arrested following the discovery of the bodies of three children in Dublin.
The two boys and girl, all under the age of nine, were found dead in their home at Parson's Court in Newcastle, in the south-west of Dublin city on Friday.
The woman, who is aged in her forties and was found at the scene, has been arrested on suspicion of murder.
Father Andrew McGinley pictured with his three children Conor, 9, Carla, 3, and Darragh, 7
She is currently being detained at Clondalkin Garda Station under Section 4 of Ireland's Criminal Justice Act, 1984.
The bodies of Conor, nine, Darragh, seven, and Carla McGinley, three, were found in Newcastle, South Dublin, by their