Murder investigation underway after 77-yr-old woman found dead in house, 45-yr-old man arrested at the scene – TheLiberal.ie – Our News, Your Views

Murder investigation underway after 77-yr-old woman found dead in house, 45-yr-old man arrested at the scene




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A murder investigation is underway in Tyrone after the body of a 77-yr-old woman was found in a house on Ratheen Avenue in Cookstown today.

It’s understood a 45-yr-old man was arrested at his home on suspicion of murder and the woman’s body was removed from the scene last night.

According to RTE, Detective Inspector Claire McGarvey said: “Police were called to the property shortly before 11am, where the body of the 77-year-old woman was discovered inside.

“A 45-year-old male located at the property has been arrested on suspicion of murder.”

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