Murder investigation launched following death of 20 year old Patrycja Wyrebek

  • 03 August 2020


Detectives from the Police Service of Northern Ireland's  Major Investigation Team have launched a murder investigation following the death of 20-year-old Patrycja Wyrebek  at her home in Drumalane Park, Newry on the morning of Sunday, 2 August. 

A 23 year old man who was arrested remains in custody at this time.

Detective Inspector Mark Gibson said: "My thoughts are very much with Patrycja’s family and friends at this extremely sad time. 

"I would appeal to anyone who was in the Drumalane Park area of Newry between 8.30pm on Saturday, 1 August and 8.30am on Sunday, 2 August and who saw or heard anything suspicious to contact detectives on the non-emergency number 101, quoting reference 692 03/08/20.  Alternatively, information can also be provided to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111, which is 100% anonymous.


Patrycja Wyrebek

20-year-old Patrycja Wyrebek

We are keen to hear from witnesses of this incident

The Police Service of Northern Ireland is appealing for anyone who witnessed the incident or anyone with any information that will assist the investigation to contact us on the non-emergency number 101. Information can also be passed anonymously via the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.


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