Body of Simon Chase arrives back to family in Limavady

Simon Chase
Simon Chase

The body of Simon Chase, who died in a suicide bomb whilst working for the EU police mission in Afghanistan, has arrived home to his family in Limavady.

Mr Chase, originally from Chester, died in a suicide bomb attack in Kabul nine days ago.

He was one of 21 people killed when a bomb was detonated outside the gates of a heavily fortified restaurant.

Mr Chase had lived in the Co Londonderry town with his partner and two sons.

A book of condolence for Mr Chase has been opened in Limavady.

His funeral is expected to be held at 11am on Tuesday at Christ Church in Limavady.