Murder investigation launched after man's body found in a garage
Published 17/10/2015 | 21:04
A murder investigation has been launched in to the death of a man whose body was found in a garage.
The Police Service of Northern Ireland is investigating a possible link between this murder in Coalisland, Co Tyrone, and an incident in the same area on October 14, when a man is reported to have been assaulted and shot in the leg.
The 32 year-old man's body was found in a garage in the Moor Road area on October 15. All of his next of kin have yet to be contacted.
Police have released few details but said a post-mortem examination has been held. It is understood the dead man has links to eastern Europe.
Detective Chief Inspector Lee McNevison, who is leading the murder investigation, said: "If anyone saw anything unusual in the Moor Road area of Coalisland in recent days we would like them to contact detectives at Dungannon police station by calling the non-emergency number 101.
"Information can also be passed anonymously via the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111."