Tense scenes at Sligo town funeral home

There were tense scenes as mourners gathered at a funeral home in Sligo town on Wednesday afternoon this week.

They occurred as a crowd gathered to pay their respects to a local man who had died suddenly.

Video footage shows one man throwing a punch at another at the entrance to the funeral home.

Aggressive comments and abusive language can also be heard on the video.

Gardai were present at the funeral home.