24/07/2017

Body Of Missing Dean McIlwaine Found

The body of missing Antrim man Dean McIlwaine has been found, the PSNI have confirmed.

The 22-year-old had been missing since 14 July and his body was found during a search in the Cavehill Country Park.

Inspector Mark Cavanagh said: "Police can confirm that the body of a man has been found in the Cavehill area of north Belfast.
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"A post-mortem will be carried out to determine the cause of death. There are no further details at this time."

(CD/LM)

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