Man's body found at Cavehill

A man's body has been found in the Cavehill area of north Belfast.

Saturday, 22nd July 2017, 4:30 pm
Updated Tuesday, 12th September 2017, 11:54 am

Hundreds of volunteers gathered at the site this afternoon to conduct a search for missing Newtownabbey man, Dean McIlwaine.

Inspector Mark Cavanagh said: “Police can confirm that the body of a man has been found in the Cavehill area of north Belfast. A post mortem will be carried out in due course to determine the cause of death. There are no further details at this time.”