Murder inquiry launched after death of man in Co Armagh

Police in County Armagh have launched a murder inquiry following the death of a 45-year-old man at a property in Lurgan.

Murder inquiry launched after death of man in Co Armagh

Police in County Armagh have launched a murder inquiry following the death of a 45-year-old man at a property in Lurgan.

Officers were called to a premises on Victoria street yesterday afternoon, where another man in his forties was arrested at the scene.

The death is being investigated by detectives from the Serious Crime Branch, and the PSNI are appealing for witnesses.

Detective Inspector Darren McCartney said: "A 45-year-old man has been arrested at the scene on suspicion of murder and he remains in police custody at this time.

"I am appealing for anyone with any information that can assist with the investigation to contact detectives in Lurgan."

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