NI man died from 'morphine tablet'
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Banbridge man Martin Stephen Hale 'died from taking morphine tablet'

A man from Northern Ireland, whose body was discovered in Cambodia on Monday, died as a result of taking a tablet containing morphine, his mother says.

Police in the country say 34-year-old Martin Stephen Hale was found dead in a guesthouse in Phnom Penh.

Martin, originally from Lisburn, County Antrim, had been travelling around Thailand, Vietnam and Cambodia.

Maggie Taggart reports.

  • 05 Jul 2016