Three men arrested in connection with woman’s death in Co Down

PSNI said 20-year-old found collapsed in block of flats in Ballynahinch on Thursday night

Three men have been arrested by the PSNI following the death of a 20-year-old woman in Co Down. Photograph: Liam McBurney/PA Wire

Three men have been arrested by the PSNI following the death of a 20-year-old woman in Co Down. Photograph: Liam McBurney/PA Wire

 

Three men have been arrested following the death of a 20-year-old woman in Co Down.

The Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) received a report at about 8.30pm on Thursday that a woman was found collapsed within a block of flats on Dromore Street in Ballynahinch.

It was later confirmed that the woman had died. A postmortem is due to take place later to determine the cause of her death.

Three men, two aged 26 and one aged 30, were arrested on suspicion of manslaughter and remain in custody as police enquiries continue.

“We would ask if anyone was in the wider Dromore Street area last night and noticed anything suspicious at this address or in the wider area to contact us on 101 quoting reference 1626 02/12/21,” the PSNI said. – PA