Gardai say that a definite line of inquiry is being pursued in relation to the discovery of human remains at Bunbeg beach yesterday.
An intact limb, believed to be a woman's leg, was found washed ashore by a walker yesterday.
Both the Gardai and the coastguard are continuing searches along the coastline this afternoon.
Superintendent David Kelly says a DNA analysis is currently underway which will determine the course of the investigation but acknowledged that they are also focusing on a particular line of inquiry:
Cathaoirleach of the Glenties MD Cllr John Seamuis O' Fearraigh says it's possible that other remains could be found in the coming days: