A local councillor says the Killygordon community has been left stunned following the death of a woman in the village this morning.
The woman in her 20s was found dead at house in Forest Park. A man in his 20s is in Garda custody in Letterkenny.
Sinn Fein councillor Gary Doherty described the incident as a “tragedy” and said people were in shock at what had happened.
“The whole community is in shock at the tragic news coming from Killygordon this morning,” said Councillor Doherty.
“My deepest condolences go out to the family and friends of the young woman who has sadly lost her life so prematurely.”