Police given more time to question men after body find

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Detectives have been given an extra 36 hours to question three men after the discovery of a man’s body in the Mourneview Street area of Portadown.

The body was found in a stream yesterday (Sunday).

The men were arrested as part of the investigation.

Two women who were also arrested remain in custody.

A postmortem examination is scheduled to take place tomorrow.

Police said the identity of the man will not be confirmed until after a formal identification and the conclusion of the postmortem examination.