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Woman found dead in house in Lurgan named by murder probe police

A 51-year-old woman found dead in a house in Lurgan has been named by murder investigation detectives.

Anita Downey's body was discovered in the property in the Toberhewney Hall area of the town in the early hours of Friday.

A man, 51, arrested on suspicion of the murder, remained in police custody on Friday.

A post mortem examination to determine the cause of death is expected to take place on Saturday.

PSNI Detective Chief Inspector John Caldwell said: "Police were called to the scene at around 2.50am this morning and the body of the woman was discovered inside a house."

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