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Friday 18 August 2017

Three people arrested as part of investigation into pensioner's death

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Lesley-Anne McKeown

Police are investigating the death of a pensioner in Co Antrim.

The body of a man in his 70s was found at a house in Greenisland just before 9.30pm on Monday.

A 29-year-old woman and two men, aged 23 and 24, have been arrested as part of the investigation.

All three are currently in custody assisting police with their inquiries.

A post-mortem examination is to be carried out to determine the cause of death

Station Road has been closed and police have warned it is likely to remain shut for several more hours as detectives continue their investigations.

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