PSNI gets more time to question Down suspect

Wednesday 21 August 2013 17.41
The 66-year-old man was arrested in Dromore yesterday morning
The 66-year-old man was arrested in Dromore yesterday morning

The PSNI has been granted an additional 36 hours to question a Co Down man about the suspicious deaths of three local women between 2002 and 2012.

The 66-year-old was detained in Dromore, Co Down yesterday morning and is being held at Antrim police station.

He is also being questioned about alleged incidents involving a number of other women.