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Saturday 24 February 2018

Body of previously-missing pensioner found in Sligo town

Jimmy Scanlon (79) had gone missing last week
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THE body of a man who went missing last Tuesday has been discovered, with gardai saying there are no suspicious circumstances.

The body of Jimmy Scanlon (79) was discovered in Sligo at around midday today.

Mr Scanlon, from Magherboy, was last seen on Tuesday morning at approximately 7am on Jinx's Avenue in Sligo Town.

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