Human remains found — police in attendance at harbour

The PSNI are in attendance at Portavogie Harbour after the discovery of “human remains”.

Tuesday, 26th March 2019, 11:20 am
Updated Tuesday, 26th March 2019, 1:11 pm
Police at the scene after human remains was found at a harbour in Co Down



Picture Matt Mackey / Press Eye.
Police at the scene after human remains was found at a harbour in Co Down Picture Matt Mackey / Press Eye.

The identity of the person whose remains were found has not yet been established, police say.

A PSNI spokesperson said: “Police are currently at Portavogie Harbour following the discovery of human remains at sea.

Efforts are underway to establish the identity and a cause of death for the deceased.”

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Police at the scene of the discovery of human remains at Portavogie harbour

The spokesperson added: “There are no further details at present.”

The scene at Portavogie harbour this morning. Picture Matt Mackey / Press Eye.