Garda investigations are continuing after the discovery on Tuesday.
Garda investigations are continuing after the discovery of a body in the Slieve Bloom mountains in Laois.
The remains of a 44 year old man were found at The Cut in the Clonaslee area on Tuesday afternoon.
A post-mortem examination took place on Wednesday, but gardaí say it could take up to six weeks for the toxicology results.
Anyone who may have information regarding the case is asked to contact Portlaoise Garda Station.