Police investigating after two bodies found in a house in Derry

Police investigating after two bodies found in a house in Derry

Police are investigating the deaths of a man and woman in a house in Derry.

The bodies were found at a property on Great James' Street in Derry city centre this morning.

It is understood officers were not initially treating the deaths as suspicious.

A PSNI spokeswoman said: "Police are examining the circumstances surrounding the death of a man and a woman whose bodies were found at a property on Great James' Street in Derry this morning.

"Post-mortem examinations will be carried out in due course."

More on this topic

New IRA say any border infrastructure and those manning it are 'legitimate targets'New IRA say any border infrastructure and those manning it are 'legitimate targets'

Alleged attacker arrested after ‘accidentally shooting himself’ during chaseAlleged attacker arrested after ‘accidentally shooting himself’ during chase

Coroner considers next steps after ‘UVF interlocutor’ fails to show at inquest for third timeCoroner considers next steps after ‘UVF interlocutor’ fails to show at inquest for third time

Taoiseach to raise outcome of citizenship case with Boris JohnsonTaoiseach to raise outcome of citizenship case with Boris Johnson


More in this Section

Barrister likens case to a 'Netflix movie' after man denies accident claim is a 'massive fraud'Barrister likens case to a 'Netflix movie' after man denies accident claim is a 'massive fraud'

DUP accuses Boris Johnson of losing his nerveDUP accuses Boris Johnson of losing his nerve

Agriculture Department staff suffered 'abusive and intimidating behaviour' from protestersAgriculture Department staff suffered 'abusive and intimidating behaviour' from protesters

Student appeared 'upset and in a state of shock', nurse tells rape trial Student appeared 'upset and in a state of shock', nurse tells rape trial


Lifestyle

Leopard print midi dresses and sequins swirled beneath glossy goddess hair and golden headbands as the great and the good of Cork gathered for ieStyle Live.Leopard print and sequins to the fore at inaugural #IEStyleLive event

You have a long half-term break ahead of you all, and there’s only so much screen time anyone in the family can handle. Everyone is going to need a book-break at some point or another.We reviewed some of the best new books to keep kids entertained over half-term

Sexual politics, snideput-downs and family rivalries are fuelling the trouble brewing in a small Midlands town.Charlie Murphy and Pat Shortt star in new Irish film 'Dark lies the Island'

Robert Hume tells of the eccentric MP for Athboy, Co. Meath – born 300 years ago this month – who thought he was a teapot, and was afraid his spout might break off.A strange brew of a man: The MP for Meath who believed he was a teapot

More From The Irish Examiner