Man's Body Discovered In Van

A man's body has been discovered in a van on the Shore Road in North Belfast.

His body was found on Monday morning.

SDLP North Belfast MLA Alban Maginness said it makes for a disturbing start to the New Year for people in the area.

He said: "We may not know for a time what the circumstances of the man's death are, but it will doubtless make for an unsettled commencement to 2012 for people in the area.
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"Obviously details are scant at the moment, but if anyone has any information, I would urge them to pass it to the police as soon as possible."

The van is said to have been parked on the road since Friday.


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