Northern Ireland

Police appeal in Armagh murder hunt inquiry

Police at the scene following the death of a man in Armagh city
Image caption Kevin Fletcher was found dead at an apartment in Armagh city

Police have appealed for information about the murder of a man in Armagh city.

The body of Kevin Fletcher, who was 32, was discovered at his apartment on Castle Street near the Church of Ireland cathedral at about 1145 BST on Friday.

A murder inquiry was launched on Friday night. A post-mortem examination was due to be carried out on Saturday.

Armagh councillor Mealla Campbell said the community were in shock.

Police are keen to speak to anyone who was in contact with Mr Fletcher between 2230 BST on Thursday and 1145 BST on Friday.