Body found in Ballymoney was missing pensioner

Police have confirmed the identity of the body found in the Ballymoney area on Thursday.

Friday, 15th April 2016, 5:02 pm
Updated Friday, 15th April 2016, 5:04 pm
CCTV image of Norman Galbraith

It has been confirmed as that of 66-year-old Norman Galbraith, who went missing in July last year.

Detective Sergeant Gallagher said: “Police can confirm that the body found in the Bravallan Road area of Ballymoney on Thursday, 14 April has been identified as 66-year-old Norman Galbraith who went missing at the end of July 2015.

“Mr Galbraith’s family would ask media to respect their privacy at this very sad time.”

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Police are not treating Mr Galbraith’s death as suspicious at this time.