A 33-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the investigation
In the North, a murder investigation has begun following the death of a 48-year-old man in Ballycastle, County Antrim.
His body was discovered at a house in Broombeg View last night.
Police have arrested a 33-year-old man on suspicion of murder.
North Antrim MLA Mervyn Storey said, "Ballycastle is a close-knit community and this has shocked people in the area.
"The full details have yet to be established but it would appear that it was a particularly brutal murder," he added.