Sudden death being treated as suspicious

Police image.
Police image.

Police are understood to be treating the sudden death of a man in the Taghnevan area of Lurgan as 'suspicious'.

Sinn Féin Councillor Liam Mackle said tonight (Thursday, March 9) he is shocked and saddened at the sudden death of a local man.

Cllr Mackle said: "The news of this sudden death has caused great sadness in the local community.

"I would like to extend my sincere condolences to the family of this local man.

“Rather than add to their distress through speculation, I would appeal to anyone with any information which could assist the PSNI to bring it forward as they are treating the man's death as suspicious.”