11/07/2018

Man Found Dead In Banbridge Named

A man found dead in Banbridge, Co Down, has been named as Richard Gerard Scullion.

A murder investigation has launched after his body was found at a house in the Millmount court area on Monday, 09 July.
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A 28-year-old man arrested on Monday remains in police custody after the PSNI were granted an extension.

Police are appealing to anyone with information to contact them.

(CD)

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