Detectives from Serious Crime Branch have launched a murder investigation after the body of a 51 year old woman was discovered in Co Armagh.
She was found at a house in the Toberhewney Hall area of Lurgan during the early hours of this morning, Friday, January 20.
Detective Chief Inspector John Caldwell said: “Police were called to the scene at around 2.50am this morning and the body of the woman was discovered inside a house.
“A post mortem examination will take place to determine the cause of death.
“A 51-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder and is currently in police custody.
“There are no further details at this time.”
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