Gardai Probe Double Murder In Sligo


Gardaí in Sligo are investigating the circumstances surrounding the discovery of two bodies near Tubbercurry  yesterday evening.

The gruelling discovery was made at a location known as Banada at Tourlestrane.

A nine year old boy was found in the house with stab wounds. He was removed from the scene by Air Ambulance and taken to Sligo Regional Hospital where he was pronounced dead a short time later.

A 21 year old man, believed to be his brother, was also found deceased in an outside shed at the same location.

The state Pathologists office has been notified.

The scene is preserved pending a Garda technical examination.

Investigations are continuing.

Image courtesy of RTE

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