Man's body discovered in Co Monaghan house

Tuesday 01 January 2013 11.20
Scene in Emyvale has been sealed off by gardaí
Scene in Emyvale has been sealed off by gardaí

Gardaí are investigating the discovery of a man’s body in Co Monaghan.

The body of the 19-year-old was found in a house in Emyvale at around 12.30pm and was removed to Our Lady’s Hospital Navan where a post mortem is due to be carried out tomorrow.

The scene in Emyvale has been sealed off for a forensic examination.

The Police Service of Northern Ireland said it is believed the man had been the victim of an alleged assault in the Kelvin Road area of Omagh at around 2am.