Murder investigation launched after man’s body found in Co Antrim

A murder investigation has been launched after a man’s body was discovered at a house in the Glenwherry area of Co Antrim.

The man’s body was found in a house in the Church Road area at around 1pm on Tuesday afternoon.

Forensic investigators were dispatched to examine the scene after the man’s body was discovered.

Detectives from the PSNI’s Major Investigation Team launched the murder investigation late on Tuesday evening.

A PSNI spokesman said: “Enquiries are ongoing to establish the circumstances surrounding his death.”